noun. a school of late 19th century French painters who pictured appearances by strokes of unmixed colors to give the impression of reflected light.
- artistic movement
Words that Rhyme with Impressionism
Example sentences of the word impressionism
1. Noun, singular or mass
Consider using unnatural colors to paint the subjects as this is a common technique in post impressionism.
Quotes containing the word impressionism
1. Impressionism; it is the birth of Light in painting.
- Robert Delaunay
2. Impressionism is the newspaper of the soul.
- Henri Matisse