Post-Impressionism by Flaminio Gualdoni
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Post-Impressionism
By Flaminio Gualdoni

Post-Impressionism

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Post-Impressionism by Flaminio Gualdoni

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Post-Impressionism is a movement in France that represented both an extension of Impressionism and a rejection of that styles inherent limitations. The term Post-Impressionism was coined by the English art critic Roger Fry for the work of such late 19th-century painters as Paul Cezanne, Georges Seurat, Paul Gauguin, Vincent van Gogh, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, and others. Most of these painters began as Impressionists; each of them abandoned the style, however, to form his own highly personal art. Impressionism was based, in its strictest sense, on the objective recording of nature in terms of the fugitive effects of colour and light.The Post-Impressionists rejected this limited aim in favour of more ambitious expression, admitting their debt, however, to the pure, brilliant colours of Impressionism, its freedom from traditional subject matter, and its technique of defining form with short brushstrokes of broken colour. The work of these painters formed a basis for several contemporary trends and for early 20th-century modernism.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9788861306752
ISBN-10: 8861306756
Format: Paperback
(168mm x 136mm x 9mm)
Pages: 96
Imprint: Skira
Publisher: Skira
Publish Date: 6-Oct-2008
Country of Publication: Italy

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