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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.
But don’t go too dotty about this instance of prehistoric pointillism, art experts caution.
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POINTILLISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pointillism for English Language Learners
: a style of painting in which a picture is formed from small dots of color
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