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At Chauvet Cave, large dots created using the palm of the hand are used to represent animals like bison in a very early use of pointillism.
However trite the plots, Hitchcock was an artist working in pointillism.
One man’s pointillism is another man’s poison, of course, and your Seattle Art Fair highlights may not overlap with mine at all.
But don’t go too dotty about this instance of prehistoric pointillism, art experts caution.
Robert Rauschenberg’s backdrop — an abstraction of Monet’s Impressionist landscapes and Seurat’s pointillism, with contributions made by both Jasper Johns and Mr. Taylor himself — brought an immediate burst of applause.
What’s behind pointillism is divisionism, the new scientific theories of light and color and ocular perception.
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