representative art

noun

Definition of representative art

: art that is concerned with the representation of reality and especially the characteristic or verisimilar representation of nature or life the earliest works of art from the caves of Europe are not only realistic, but meritoriously representative art— Clark Wissler

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“Representative art.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/representative%20art. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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