242 relations: A Bar at the Folies-Bergère, A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte, Abel Gance, Académie des Beaux-Arts, Alexandre Cabanel, Alfred Sisley, American Impressionism, Amsterdam Impressionism, Anna Boch, Anne Distel, Anton Ažbe, Arabesque (classical music), Armand Guillaumin, Art exhibition, Art Institute of Chicago, Art movement, Art periods, Arthur Rimbaud, Arthur Streeton, August von Brandis, Auguste Rodin, Ásgrímur Jónsson, Édouard Manet, Barbizon school, Belgium, Berthe Morisot, Brazil, Brooklyn Museum, Cadmium pigments, Café Guerbois, Camera obscura, Camille Pissarro, Canadians, Catherine Wiley, Cándido López, Cerulean, Chafik Charobim, Charles Baudelaire, Charles Conder, Charles Gleyre, Childe Hassam, Clark Art Institute, Classical music, Claude Debussy, Claude Monet, Cobalt blue, Complementary colors, Composition (visual arts), Contrast effect, Courtauld Institute of Art, ..., Cubism, Cyril Scott, D. H. Lawrence, Diego Velázquez, Dutch Golden Age painting, Edgar Degas, Edmund C. Tarbell, Effets de soir, Egypt, Eliseu Visconti, En plein air, Erik Satie, Ernst Oppler, Eugène Boch, Eugène Boudin, Eugène Delacroix, Eva Gonzalès, Expressionism, Farmington, Connecticut, Fauvism, Federico Zandomeneghi, Fernando Fader, Francisco Oller, Franco-Prussian War, Frans Hals, Frédéric Bazille, Frederick Carl Frieseke, Frederick McCubbin, French impressionist cinema, Frits Thaulow, Fujishima Takeji, Götz Adriani, George Hendrik Breitner, Georges Lemmen, Georges Seurat, Germaine Dulac, Giuseppe De Nittis, Gustave Caillebotte, Gustave Courbet, Heidelberg School, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri Gervex, Hill–Stead Museum, Hugo Charlemont, Iceland, Impasto, Impression, Sunrise, Impressionism (literature), Impressionism in music, Isaac Albéniz, Isaac Israëls, Ivan Grohar, Ivana Kobilca, J. Alden Weir, J. M. W. Turner, James Abbott McNeill Whistler, James Nairn, Jan Steen, Jan Toorop, Japan, Japonism, Jean Béraud, Jean Epstein, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, Jean-François Raffaëlli, Jean-Léon Gérôme, Jean-Louis Forain, Jesekiel David Kirszenbaum, Joaquín Sorolla, Johan Jongkind, John Constable, John Henry Twachtman, John Ireland (composer), John Peter Russell, Joseph Conrad, Konstantin Korovin, L'Absinthe, L. S. Lowry, Landscape painting, Laura Muntz Lyall, László Mednyánszky, Le Charivari, Le Déjeuner sur l’herbe, Le Havre, Les XX, Lilla Cabot Perry, Lingnan school of painting, Little Dancer of Fourteen Years, Louis Delluc, Louis Leroy, Lovis Corinth, Ludovic-Napoléon Lepic, Luminism (Impressionism), Macchiaioli, Manuel de Falla, Martín Malharro, Mary Cassatt, Matej Sternen, Matija Jama, Maurice Ravel, Max Liebermann, Max Slevogt, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Musée d'Orsay, Museum of modern art André Malraux - MuMa, Nadar, Nadežda Petrović, Napoleon III, National Gallery of Art, Nazmi Ziya Güran, Neo-impressionism, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicolae Grigorescu, Nocturne, Norway, Ottorino Respighi, Paris, Paris Street; Rainy Day, Paul Cézanne, Paul Dukas, Paul Durand-Ruel, Paul Gauguin, Paul Signac, Paul Verlaine, Peter Paul Rubens, Philip Wilson Steer, Photography, Pictorialism, Pierre Adolphe Valette, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Pointillism, Poland, Portrait, Post-Impressionism, Prelude (music), Puerto Rico, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Ramón Silva, Realism (arts), Rihard Jakopič, Roderic O'Conor, Romania, Romantic music, Romanticism, Salon (Paris), Salon des Refusés, Satire, Scotland, Serbia, Skagen Painters, Stéphane Mallarmé, Still life, Sylvie Patin, Symbolism (arts), Théo van Rysselberghe, Théodore Rousseau, The Card Players, The Child's Bath, The Phillips Collection, The Plum, Theodore Robinson, Tom Roberts, Turkey, Ukiyo-e, Ultramarine, United Kingdom, Valentin Serov, Vienna Secession, Vincent van Gogh, Virginia Woolf, Viridian, Visual arts, Walter Osborne, Walter Sickert, Walter Withers, Washington, D.C., Władysław Podkowiński, Wet-on-wet, Whole tone scale, Willard Metcalf, Willem Bastiaan Tholen, Willem de Zwart, Willem Witsen, William John Leech, William McTaggart, William Merritt Chase, Williamstown, Massachusetts, Winslow Homer, Word formation, Wynford Dewhurst. Expand index (192 more) » « Shrink index
A Bar at the Folies-Bergère (Un bar aux Folies Bergère), painted and exhibited at the Paris Salon in 1882, is considered the last major work of French painter Édouard Manet.
A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte (Un dimanche après-midi à l'Île de la Grande Jatte) painted in 1884, is one of Georges Seurat's most famous works.
Abel Gance (25 October 188910 November 1981) was a French film director and producer, writer and actor.
The Académie des Beaux-Arts (Academy of Fine Arts) is a French learned society.
Alexandre Cabanel (28 September 1823, Montpellier – 23 January 1889) was a French painter.
Alfred Sisley (30 October 1839 – 29 January 1899) was an Impressionist landscape painter who was born and spent most of his life in France, but retained British citizenship.
American Impressionism was a style of painting related to European Impressionism and practiced by American artists in the United States during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Amsterdam Impressionism was an art movement in late 19th-century Holland.
Anna Rosalie Boch (10 February 1848 – 25 February 1936) was a Belgian painter, born in Saint-Vaast, Hainaut.
Anne Distel (born Anne Dayez on 19 February 1947) is a French honorary general curator of heritage at the Musée d'Orsay and specialist in Impressionist paintings.
Anton Ažbe (30 May 1862 – 5 or 6 August 1905) was a Slovene realist painter and teacher of painting.
The arabesque is a type of music which uses melodies to create the atmosphere of Arabic architecture.
Armand Guillaumin (February 16, 1841 – June 26, 1927) was a French impressionist painter and lithographer.
An art exhibition is traditionally the space in which art objects (in the most general sense) meet an audience.
The Art Institute of Chicago, founded in 1879 and located in Chicago's Grant Park, is one of the oldest and largest art museums in the United States.
An art movement is a tendency or style in art with a specific common philosophy or goal, followed by a group of artists during a restricted period of time, (usually a few months, years or decades) or, at least, with the heyday of the movement defined within a number of years.
An art period is a phase in the development of the work of an artist, groups of artists or art movement.
Jean Nicolas Arthur Rimbaud (20 October 1854 – 10 November 1891) was a French poet who is known for his influence on modern literature and arts, which prefigured surrealism.
Sir Arthur Ernest Streeton (8 April 1867 – 1 September 1943) was an Australian landscape painter and leading member of the Heidelberg School, also known as Australian Impressionism.
August (Friedrich Carl) von Brandis (12 May 1859 in Berlin-Haselhorst - 18 October 1947 in Aachen) was a German impressionist painter, best known for his interiors.
François Auguste René Rodin (12 November 1840 – 17 November 1917), known as Auguste Rodin, was a French sculptor.
Ásgrímur Jónsson (March 4, 1876 – April 5, 1958) was an Icelandic painter, and one of the first in the country to make art a professional living.
Édouard Manet (23 January 1832 – 30 April 1883) was a French painter.
The Barbizon school of painters were part of an art movement towards Realism in art, which arose in the context of the dominant Romantic Movement of the time.
Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a country in Western Europe bordered by France, the Netherlands, Germany and Luxembourg.
Berthe Marie Pauline Morisot (January 14, 1841 – March 2, 1895) was a painter and a member of the circle of painters in Paris who became known as the Impressionists.
Brazil (Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and Latin America.
The Brooklyn Museum is an art museum located in the New York City borough of Brooklyn.
Cadmium pigments are a class of pigments that have cadmium as one of the chemical components.
Café Guerbois, on Avenue de Clichy in Paris, was the site of late 19th-century discussions and planning amongst artists, writers and art lovers – the bohèmes (bohemians), in contrast to the bourgeois.
Camera obscura (plural camera obscura or camera obscuras; from Latin, meaning "dark room": camera "(vaulted) chamber or room," and obscura "darkened, dark"), also referred to as pinhole image, is the natural optical phenomenon that occurs when an image of a scene at the other side of a screen (or for instance a wall) is projected through a small hole in that screen as a reversed and inverted image (left to right and upside down) on a surface opposite to the opening.
Camille Pissarro (10 July 1830 – 13 November 1903) was a Danish-French Impressionist and Neo-Impressionist painter born on the island of St Thomas (now in the US Virgin Islands, but then in the Danish West Indies).
Canadians (Canadiens / Canadiennes) are people identified with the country of Canada.
Anna Catherine Wiley (January 18, 1879 – May 16, 1958) was an American artist active primarily in the early twentieth century.
Cándido López (29 August 1840, Buenos Aires - 31 December 1902, Baradero) was an Argentinian photographer, soldier and painter, who worked in the Naïve style.
Cerulean, also spelled caerulean, is a colour term that may be applied to certain colours with the hue ranging roughly between blue and azure overlapping with both.
Chafik Charobim (November 4, 1894 in Cairo – 1975), is a well known impressionist and naturalist Egyptian artist who painted the "Peaceful and Tranquil Egypt of the last Century".
Charles Pierre Baudelaire (April 9, 1821 – August 31, 1867) was a French poet who also produced notable work as an essayist, art critic, and pioneering translator of Edgar Allan Poe.
Charles Edward Conder (24 October 1868 – 9 February 1909) was an English-born painter, lithographer and designer.
Marc Gabriel Charles Gleyre (2 May 1806 – 5 May 1874), was a Swiss artist who was a resident in France from an early age.
Frederick Childe Hassam (October 17, 1859 – August 27, 1935) was an American Impressionist painter, noted for his urban and coastal scenes.
The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, commonly referred to as the Clark, is an art museum and research institution located in Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States.
Classical music is art music produced or rooted in the traditions of Western culture, including both liturgical (religious) and secular music.
Achille-Claude Debussy (22 August 1862 – 25 March 1918) was a French composer.
Oscar-Claude Monet (14 November 1840 – 5 December 1926) was a founder of French Impressionist painting, and the most consistent and prolific practitioner of the movement's philosophy of expressing one's perceptions before nature, especially as applied to plein air landscape painting.
Cobalt blue is a blue pigment made by sintering cobalt(II) oxide with alumina at 1200 °C.
Complementary colors are pairs of colors which, when combined, cancel each other out.
In the visual arts, composition is the placement or arrangement of visual elements or 'ingredients' in a work of art, as distinct from the subject.
A contrast effect is the enhancement or diminishment, relative to normal, of perception, cognition or related performance as a result of successive (immediately previous) or simultaneous exposure to a stimulus of lesser or greater value in the same dimension.
The Courtauld Institute of Art, commonly referred to as The Courtauld, is a self-governing college of the University of London specialising in the study of the history of art and conservation.
Cubism is an early-20th-century art movement which brought European painting and sculpture historically forward toward 20th century Modern art.
Cyril Meir Scott (27 September 1879 – 31 December 1970) was an English composer, writer, and poet.
Herman Melville, Friedrich Nietzsche, Arthur Schopenhauer, Lev Shestov, Walt Whitman | influenced.
Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez (baptized on June 6, 1599August 6, 1660) was a Spanish painter, the leading artist in the court of King Philip IV, and one of the most important painters of the Spanish Golden Age.
Dutch Golden Age painting is the painting of the Dutch Golden Age, a period in Dutch history roughly spanning the 17th century, during and after the later part of the Eighty Years' War (1568–1648) for Dutch independence.
Edgar Degas (or; born Hilaire-Germain-Edgar De Gas,; 19 July 1834 – 27 September 1917) was a French artist famous for his paintings, sculptures, prints, and drawings.
Edmund Charles Tarbell (April 26, 1862 – August 1, 1938) was an American Impressionist painter.
Effets de soir (also called effets desoir or effets de soir et de matin) are the effects of light caused by the sunset, twilight, or darkness of the early evening or matins.
Egypt (مِصر, مَصر, Khēmi), officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia by a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula.
Eliseu Visconti, born Eliseo d'Angelo Visconti (30 July 1866, Giffoni Valle Piana, Italy Primeiros tempos 1866-1892 – 15 October 1944, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) was an Italian-born Brazilian painter, cartoonist, and teacher.
En plein air (French for outdoors, or plein air painting) is the act of painting outdoors.
Éric Alfred Leslie Satie (17 May 18661 July 1925), who signed his name Erik Satie after 1884, was a French composer and pianist.
Ernst Oppler (9 September 1867 1 March 1929) was a German Impressionist painter and etcher born in Hanover.
Eugène Boch (1 September 1855 – 3 January 1941) was a Belgian painter, born in Saint-Vaast, La Louvière, Hainaut, and the younger brother of Anna Boch, a founding member of Les XX.
Eugène Louis Boudin (12 July 18248 August 1898) was one of the first French landscape painters to paint outdoors.
Ferdinand Victor Eugène Delacroix (26 April 1798 – 13 August 1863) was a French Romantic artist regarded from the outset of his career as the leader of the French Romantic school.
Eva Gonzalès (April 19, 1849—May 6, 1883) was a French Impressionist painter.
Expressionism was a modernist movement, initially in poetry and painting, originating in Germany at the beginning of the 20th century.
Farmington is an affluent town in Hartford County in the Farmington Valley area of central Connecticut in the United States.
Fauvism is the style of les Fauves (French for "the wild beasts"), a group of early twentieth-century modern artists whose works emphasized painterly qualities and strong color over the representational or realistic values retained by Impressionism.
Federico Zandomeneghi (June 2, 1841 – December 31, 1917) was an Italian Impressionist painter.
Fernando Fader (April 11, 1882 – February 25, 1935) was a French-born Argentine painter of the Post-impressionist school.
Francisco Oller (June 17, 1833 – May 17, 1917) was a Puerto Rican visual artist.
The Franco-Prussian War or Franco-German War (Deutsch-Französischer Krieg, Guerre franco-allemande), often referred to in France as the War of 1870 (19 July 1871) or in Germany as 70/71, was a conflict between the Second French Empire of Napoleon III and the German states of the North German Confederation led by the Kingdom of Prussia.
Frans Hals the Elder (– 26 August 1666) was a Dutch Golden Age painter, normally of portraits, who lived and worked in Haarlem.
Jean Frédéric Bazille (December 6, 1841 – November 28, 1870) was a French Impressionist painter.
Frederick Carl Frieseke (April 7, 1874 – August 24, 1939) was an American Impressionist painter who spent most of his life as an expatriate in France.
Frederick McCubbin (25 February 1855 – 20 December 1917) was an Australian artist and prominent member of the Heidelberg School art movement, also known as Australian Impressionism.
French impressionist cinema (first avant-garde or narrative avant-garde) refers to a group of French films and filmmakers of the 1920s.
Frits Thaulow (Christiania, 20 October 1847 – Volendam, 5 November 1906) was a Norwegian Impressionist painter, best known for his naturalistic depictions of landscape.
was a Japanese painter, noted for his work in developing Romanticism and impressionism within the yōga (Western-style) art movement in late 19th- and early 20th-century Japanese painting.
Götz Adriani (born 21 November 1940 in Stuttgart) is a German art historian.
George Hendrik Breitner (12 September 1857 – 5 June 1923) was a Dutch painter and photographer.
Georges Lemmen (1865–1916) was a neo-impressionist painter from Belgium.
Georges-Pierre Seurat (2 December 1859 – 29 March 1891) was a French post-Impressionist painter and draftsman.
Germaine Dulac (born Charlotte Elisabeth Germaine Saisset-Schneider; 17 November 1882 – 20 July 1942)Flitterman-Lewis 1996 was a French filmmaker, film theorist, journalist and critic.
Giuseppe De Nittis (February 25, 1846 – August 21, 1884)Efrem Gisella Calingaert.
Gustave Caillebotte (19 August 1848 – 21 February 1894) was a French painter, member and patron of the artists known as Impressionists, although he painted in a much more realistic manner than many others in the group.
Jean Désiré Gustave Courbet (10 June 1819 – 31 December 1877) was a French painter who led the Realism movement in 19th-century French painting.
The Heidelberg School was an Australian art movement of the late 19th century.
Henri Marie Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec-Monfa (24 November 1864 – 9 September 1901), also known as Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, was a French painter, printmaker, draughtsman, caricaturist, and illustrator whose immersion in the colourful and theatrical life of Paris in the late 19th century allowed him to produce a collection of enticing, elegant, and provocative images of the modern, sometimes decadent, affairs of those times.
Henri Gervex (Paris 10 December 1852 – 7 June 1929) was a French painter who studied painting under Alexandre Cabanel, Pierre-Nicolas Brisset and Eugène Fromentin.
The Hill–Stead Museum is a Colonial Revival house and art museum set on a large estate at 35 Mountain Road in Farmington, Connecticut.
Hugo Charlemont (March 18, 1850 – April 18, 1939) was an Austrian painter.
Iceland is a Nordic island country in the North Atlantic, with a population of and an area of, making it the most sparsely populated country in Europe.
Impasto is a technique used in painting, where paint is laid on an area of the surface in very thick layers, usually thick enough that the brush or painting-knife strokes are visible.
Impression, Sunrise (French: Impression, soleil levant) is a painting by Claude Monet.
Influenced by the European Impressionist art movement, many writers adopted a style that relied on associations.
Impressionism in music was a movement among various composers in Western classical music (mainly during the late 19th and early 20th centuries) whose music focuses on suggestion and atmosphere, "conveying the moods and emotions aroused by the subject rather than a detailed tone‐picture".
Isaac Manuel Francisco Albéniz y Pascual (29 May 186018 May 1909) was a Spanish virtuoso pianist, composer, and conductor.
Isaac Lazarus Israëls (3 February 1865 – 7 October 1934) was a Dutch painter associated with the Amsterdam Impressionism movement.
Ivan Grohar (15 June 1867 – 19 April 1911) was a Slovene Impressionist painter.
Ivana Kobilca (20 December 1861 – 4 December 1926) is the most prominent Slovene female painter and a key figure of Slovene cultural identity.
Julian Alden Weir (August 30, 1852 – December 8, 1919) was an American impressionist painter and member of the Cos Cob Art Colony near Greenwich, Connecticut.
Joseph Mallord William Turner (23 April 177519 December 1851), known as J. M. W. Turner and contemporarily as William Turner, was an English Romantic painter, printmaker and watercolourist, known for his expressive colourisation, imaginative landscapes and turbulent, often violent marine paintings.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (July 10, 1834 – July 17, 1903) was an American artist, active during the American Gilded Age and based primarily in the United Kingdom.
James McLauchlan Nairn (1859–1904) was a Glasgow-born painter who (along with G. P. Nerli) strongly influenced New Zealand painting in the late 19th century.
Jan Havickszoon Steen (c. 1626 – buried 3 February 1679) was a Dutch genre painter of the 17th century (also known as the Dutch Golden Age).
Johannes Theodorus 'Jan' Toorop, Netherlands Institute for Art History, 2014.
Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.
First described by French art critic and collector Philippe Burty in 1872, Japonism, from the French Japonisme, is the study of Japanese art and artistic talent.
Jean Béraud (January 12, 1848 – October 4, 1935) was a French painter renowned for his numerous paintings depicting the life of Paris, and the nightlife of Paris society.
Jean Epstein (25 March 1897 – 2 April 1953) was a French filmmaker, film theorist, literary critic, and novelist.
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (July 16, 1796 – February 22, 1875) was a French landscape and portrait painter as well as a printmaker in etching.
Jean-François Raffaëlli (April 20, 1850 – February 11, 1924) was a French realist painter, sculptor, and printmaker who exhibited with the Impressionists.
Jean-Léon Gérôme (11 May 1824 – 10 January 1904) was a French painter and sculptor in the style now known as academicism.
Jean-Louis Forain (23 October 1852 – 11 July 1931) was a French Impressionist painter, lithographer, watercolorist and etcher.
Jesekiel David Kirszenbaum (1900–1954) was a Polish painter forced to leave his native town in Poland in order to both flee persecution as a Jew and develop his art.
Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida (27 February 1863 – 10 August 1923) was a Spanish painter.
Johan Barthold Jongkind (3 June 1819 – 9 February 1891) was a Dutch painter and printmaker.
John Constable, (11 June 1776 – 31 March 1837) was an English landscape painter in the naturalistic tradition.
John Henry Twachtman (August 4, 1853 – August 8, 1902) was an American painter best known for his impressionist landscapes, though his painting style varied widely through his career.
John Nicholson Ireland (13 August 187912 June 1962) was an English composer and teacher of music.
John Peter Russell (16 June 185830 April 1930) was an Australian impressionist painter.
Joseph Conrad (born Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski; 3 December 1857 – 3 August 1924) was a Polish-British writer regarded as one of the greatest novelists to write in the English language.
Konstantin Alekseyevich Korovin (Константи́н Алексе́евич Коро́вин, first name often spelled Constantin; 11 September 1939) was a leading Russian Impressionist painter.
L'Absinthe (English: The Absinthe Drinker or Glass of Absinthe) is a painting by Edgar Degas.
Laurence Stephen Lowry (1 November 1887 – 23 February 1976) was an English artist.
Landscape painting, also known as landscape art, is the depiction of landscapes in art – natural scenery such as mountains, valleys, trees, rivers, and forests, especially where the main subject is a wide view – with its elements arranged into a coherent composition.
Laura Muntz Lyall (Radford, June 18, 1860 – Toronto December 9, 1930) was a Canadian impressionist painter, known for her portrayal of mothers and children.
Baron László Mednyánszky or Ladislaus Josephus Balthasar Eustachius Mednyánszky (Ladislav Medňanský) (23 April 1852 – 17 April 1919), a Hungarian painter-philosopher, is one of the most enigmatic figures in the history of Hungarian art.
Le Charivari was an illustrated magazine published in Paris, France, from 1832 to 1937.
Le Déjeuner sur l'herbe (English: The Luncheon on the Grass) – originally titled Le Bain (The Bath) – is a large oil on canvas painting by Édouard Manet created in 1862 and 1863.
Le Havre, historically called Newhaven in English, is an urban French commune and city in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region of northwestern France.
Les XX was a group of twenty Belgian painters, designers and sculptors, formed in 1883 by the Brussels lawyer, publisher, and entrepreneur Octave Maus.
Lilla Cabot Perry (January 13, 1848 – February 28, 1933) was an American artist who worked in the American Impressionist style, rendering portraits and landscapes in the free form manner of her mentor, Claude Monet.
The Lingnan (嶺南畫派) school of painting, also called the Cantonese school of painting, is a style of painting from the Guangdong or Lingnan region of China.
The Little Fourteen-Year-Old Dancer (French: La Petite Danseuse de Quatorze Ans) is a sculpture begun c. 1880 by Edgar Degas of a young student of the Paris Opera Ballet dance school, a Belgian named Marie van Goethem.
Louis Delluc (14 October 1890 – 22 March 1924) was an Impressionist French film director, screen writer and film critic.
Louis Leroy (1812–1885) was a French 19th-century printmaker, painter, and successful playwright.
Lovis Corinth (21 July 1858 – 17 July 1925) was a German artist and writer whose mature work as a painter and printmaker realized a synthesis of impressionism and expressionism.
Ludovic-Napoléon Lepic (17 December 1839 – 27 October 1889) was a French artist, archaeologist and patron of the arts.
Luminism is a late-impressionist or neo-impressionist style in painting which devotes great attention to light effects.
The Macchiaioli were a group of Italian painters active in Tuscany in the second half of the nineteenth century, who, breaking with the antiquated conventions taught by the Italian academies of art, did much of their painting outdoors in order to capture natural light, shade, and colour.
Manuel de Falla y Matheu (23 November 187614 November 1946) was a Spanish composer.
Martín Malharro (1865–1911) was an Argentine painter that introduced Impressionism in the country in the early 20th century.
Mary Stevenson Cassatt (May 22, 1844June 14, 1926) was an American painter and printmaker.
Matej Sternen (20 September 1870 – 28 June 1949) was a leading Slovene Impressionist painter.
Matija Jama (4 January 1872 – 6 April 1947) was a Slovene painter.
Joseph Maurice Ravel (7 March 1875 – 28 December 1937) was a French composer, pianist and conductor.
Max Liebermann (20 July 1847 – 8 February 1935) was a German-Jewish painter and printmaker, and one of the leading proponents of Impressionism in Germany.
Max Slevogt (8 October 1868 – 20 September 1932) was a German Impressionist painter and illustrator, best known for his landscapes.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York, colloquially "the Met", is the largest art museum in the United States.
The Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia), formerly known as the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, is a fine art museum located in the Whittier neighborhood of Minneapolis, Minnesota, on a campus that covers nearly 8 acres (32,000 m²), formerly Morrison Park.
The Musée d'Orsay is a museum in Paris, France, on the Left Bank of the Seine.
The Musée d'art moderne André Malraux (also known as Musée Malraux and simply MuMa) is a museum in Le Havre, France containing one of the nation's most extensive collections of impressionist paintings.
Gaspard-Félix Tournachon (6 April 1820 – 20 March 1910), known by the pseudonym Nadar, was a French photographer, caricaturist, journalist, novelist, and balloonist (or, more accurately, proponent of manned flight).
Nadežda Petrović (Надежда Петровић; 11/12 October 1873 – 3 April 1915) was a Serbian painter from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte (born Charles-Louis Napoléon Bonaparte; 20 April 1808 – 9 January 1873) was the President of France from 1848 to 1852 and as Napoleon III the Emperor of the French from 1852 to 1870.
The National Gallery of Art, and its attached Sculpture Garden, is a national art museum in Washington, D.C., located on the National Mall, between 3rd and 9th Streets, at Constitution Avenue NW.
Nazmi Ziya Güran (1881 – 11 September 1937) was a Turkish Impressionist painter and art teacher.
Neo-Impressionism is a term coined by French art critic Félix Fénéon in 1886 to describe an art movement founded by Georges Seurat.
The Netherlands (Nederland), often referred to as Holland, is a country located mostly in Western Europe with a population of seventeen million.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
Nicolae Grigorescu (15 May 1838 – 21 July 1907) was one of the founders of modern Romanian painting.
A nocturne (from the French which meant nocturnal, from Latin nocturnus) is usually a musical composition that is inspired by, or evocative of, the night.
Norway (Norwegian: (Bokmål) or (Nynorsk); Norga), officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a unitary sovereign state whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula plus the remote island of Jan Mayen and the archipelago of Svalbard.
Ottorino Respighi (9 July 187918 April 1936) was an Italian violinist, composer and musicologist, best known for his three orchestral tone poems Fountains of Rome (1916), Pines of Rome (1924), and Roman Festivals (1928).
Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of and a population of 2,206,488.
Paris Street; Rainy Day (French Rue de Paris, temps de pluie) is a large 1877 oil painting by the French artist Gustave Caillebotte (1848–1894), and is his best known work.
Paul Cézanne (or;; 19 January 1839 – 22 October 1906) was a French artist and Post-Impressionist painter whose work laid the foundations of the transition from the 19th-century conception of artistic endeavor to a new and radically different world of art in the 20th century.
Paul Abraham Dukas (1 October 1865 – 17 May 1935) was a French composer, critic, scholar and teacher.
Paul Durand-Ruel (31 October 1831, Paris – 5 February 1922, Paris) was a French art dealer who is associated with the Impressionists and the Barbizon School.
Eugène Henri Paul Gauguin (7 June 1848 – 8 May 1903) was a French post-Impressionist artist.
Paul Victor Jules Signac (11 November 1863 – 15 August 1935) was a French Neo-Impressionist painter who, working with Georges Seurat, helped develop the Pointillist style.
Paul-Marie Verlaine (30 March 1844 – 8 January 1896) was a French poet associated with the Decadent movement.
Sir Peter Paul Rubens (28 June 1577 – 30 May 1640) was a Flemish artist.
Philip Wilson Steer (28 December 1860 – 18 March 1942) was a British painter of landscapes, seascapes plus portraits and figure studies.
Photography is the science, art, application and practice of creating durable images by recording light or other electromagnetic radiation, either electronically by means of an image sensor, or chemically by means of a light-sensitive material such as photographic film.
Pictorialism is the name given to an international style and aesthetic movement that dominated photography during the later 19th and early 20th centuries.
Pierre Adolphe Valette (13 October 1876 – 1942) was a French Impressionist painter.
Pierre-Auguste Renoir, commonly known as Auguste Renoir (25 February 1841 – 3 December 1919), was a French artist who was a leading painter in the development of the Impressionist style.
Pointillism is a technique of painting in which small, distinct dots of color are applied in patterns to form an image.
Poland (Polska), officially the Republic of Poland (Rzeczpospolita Polska), is a country located in Central Europe.
A portrait is a painting, photograph, sculpture, or other artistic representation of a person, in which the face and its expression is predominant.
Post-Impressionism (also spelled Postimpressionism) is a predominantly French art movement that developed roughly between 1886 and 1905, from the last Impressionist exhibition to the birth of Fauvism.
A prelude (Präludium or Vorspiel; praeludium; prélude; preludio) is a short piece of music, the form of which may vary from piece to piece.
Puerto Rico (Spanish for "Rich Port"), officially the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (Estado Libre Asociado de Puerto Rico, "Free Associated State of Puerto Rico") and briefly called Porto Rico, is an unincorporated territory of the United States located in the northeast Caribbean Sea.
Ralph Vaughan Williams (12 October 1872– 26 August 1958) was an English composer.
Ramón Silva (August 8, 1890 - June 17, 1919) was an Argentine painter of the Post-impressionist school.
Realism, sometimes called naturalism, in the arts is generally the attempt to represent subject matter truthfully, without artificiality and avoiding artistic conventions, or implausible, exotic, and supernatural elements.
Rihard Jakopič (12 April 1869 – 21 April 1943) was a Slovene painter.
Roderic O'Conor (17 October 1860 – 18 March 1940) was an Irish painter who spent much of his later career in Paris and as part of the Pont-Aven movement.
Romania (România) is a sovereign state located at the crossroads of Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe.
Romantic music is a period of Western classical music that began in the late 18th or early 19th century.
Romanticism (also known as the Romantic era) was an artistic, literary, musical and intellectual movement that originated in Europe toward the end of the 18th century, and in most areas was at its peak in the approximate period from 1800 to 1850.
The Salon (Salon), or rarely Paris Salon (French: Salon de Paris), beginning in 1667 was the official art exhibition of the Académie des Beaux-Arts in Paris.
The Salon des Refusés, French for "exhibition of rejects", is generally an exhibition of works rejected by the jury of the official Paris Salon, but the term is most famously used to refer to the Salon des Refusés of 1863.
Satire is a genre of literature, and sometimes graphic and performing arts, in which vices, follies, abuses, and shortcomings are held up to ridicule, ideally with the intent of shaming individuals, corporations, government, or society itself into improvement.
Scotland (Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.
Serbia (Србија / Srbija),Pannonian Rusyn: Сербия; Szerbia; Albanian and Romanian: Serbia; Slovak and Czech: Srbsko,; Сърбия.
The Skagen Painters (Skagensmalerne) were a group of Scandinavian artists who gathered in the village of Skagen, the northernmost part of Denmark, from the late 1870s until the turn of the century.
Stéphane Mallarmé (18 March 1842 – 9 September 1898), whose real name was Étienne Mallarmé, was a French poet and critic.
A still life (plural: still lifes) is a work of art depicting mostly inanimate subject matter, typically commonplace objects which are either natural (food, flowers, dead animals, plants, rocks, shells, etc.) or man-made (drinking glasses, books, vases, jewelry, coins, pipes, etc.). With origins in the Middle Ages and Ancient Greco-Roman art, still-life painting emerged as a distinct genre and professional specialization in Western painting by the late 16th century, and has remained significant since then.
Sylvie Patin (born Sylvie Gache-Patin on 11 June 1951) is a French conservator-restorer of cultural heritage at Musée d'Orsay and art historian specialised in Impressionism.
Symbolism was a late nineteenth-century art movement of French, Russian and Belgian origin in poetry and other arts.
Théophile "Théo" van Rysselberghe (23 November 1862 – 14 December 1926) was a Belgian neo-impressionist painter, who played a pivotal role in the European art scene at the turn of the century.
Étienne Pierre Théodore Rousseau (April 15, 1812 – December 22, 1867) was a French painter of the Barbizon school.
The Card Players is a series of oil paintings by the French Post-Impressionist artist Paul Cézanne.
The Child's Bath (or The Bath) is an 1893 oil painting by American artist Mary Cassatt.
The Phillips Collection is an art museum founded by Duncan Phillips and Marjorie Acker Phillips in 1921 as the Phillips Memorial Gallery located in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Phillips was the grandson of James H. Laughlin, a banker and co-founder of the Jones and Laughlin Steel Company.
The Plum (French: La Prune), or Plum Brandy, is an oil painting by Édouard Manet.
Theodore Robinson (June 3, 1852 – April 2, 1896) was an American painter best known for his Impressionist landscapes.
Thomas William "Tom" Roberts (8 March 185614 September 1931) was a British-born Australian artist and a key member of the Heidelberg School, also known as Australian Impressionism.
Turkey (Türkiye), officially the Republic of Turkey (Türkiye Cumhuriyeti), is a transcontinental country in Eurasia, mainly in Anatolia in Western Asia, with a smaller portion on the Balkan peninsula in Southeast Europe.
Ukiyo-e is a genre of Japanese art which flourished from the 17th through 19th centuries.
Ultramarine is a deep blue color and a pigment which was originally made by grinding lapis lazuli into a powder.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
Valentin Alexandrovich Serov (Валенти́н Алекса́ндрович Серо́в; 19 January 1865 – 5 December 1911) was a Russian painter, and one of the premier portrait artists of his era.
The Vienna Secession (Wiener Secession; also known as the Union of Austrian Artists, or Vereinigung Bildender Künstler Österreichs) was an art movement formed in 1897 by a group of Austrian artists who had resigned from the Association of Austrian Artists, housed in the Vienna Künstlerhaus.
Vincent Willem van Gogh (30 March 185329 July 1890) was a Dutch Post-Impressionist painter who is among the most famous and influential figures in the history of Western art.
Adeline Virginia Woolf (née Stephen; 25 January 188228 March 1941) was an English writer, who is considered one of the most important modernist 20th-century authors and a pioneer in the use of stream of consciousness as a narrative device.
Viridian is a blue-green pigment, a hydrated chromium(III) oxide, of medium saturation and relatively dark in value.
The visual arts are art forms such as ceramics, drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking, design, crafts, photography, video, filmmaking, and architecture.
Walter Frederick Osborne (17 June 1859 – 24 April 1903) was an Irish impressionist and Post-Impressionism landscape and portrait painter, best known for his documentary depictions of late 19th century working class life.
Walter Richard Sickert (31 May 186022 January 1942) was an English painter and printmaker who was a member of the Camden Town Group in London.
Walter Herbert Withers (22 October 1854 — 13 October 1914) was an Australian landscape artist and a member of the Heidelberg School of Australian impressionists.
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States of America.
Władysław Podkowiński (February 4, 1866 – January 5, 1895) was a Polish master painter and illustrator associated with the Young Poland movement during Partitions.
Wet-on-wet, or alla prima (Italian, meaning at first attempt), is a painting technique, used mostly in oil painting, in which layers of wet paint are applied to previously administered layers of wet paint.
In music, a whole tone scale is a scale in which each note is separated from its neighbours by the interval of a whole tone.
Willard Leroy Metcalf (July 1, 1858 – March 9, 1925) was an American artist born in Lowell, Massachusetts.
Willem Bastiaan Tholen(Amsterdam, 13 February 1860 – The Hague, 5 December 1931) was a Dutch painter, draftsman and printmaker with some connections to members of the Hague School and later associated with the Amsterdam Impressionism movement.
Wilhelmus "Willem" Hendrikus Petrus Johannes de Zwart (16 May 1862 The Hague – 11 December 1931 The Hague) was a Dutch painter, engraver, and watercolorist with many connections to the Hague School and later associated with the Amsterdam Impressionism movement.
Willem Witsen (13 August 1860, Amsterdam - 13 April 1923, Amsterdam) was a Dutch painter and photographer associated with the Amsterdam Impressionism movement.
William John Leech (10 April 1881 – 16 July 1968) was an Irish painter.
William McTaggart (25 October 1835 – 2 April 1910) was a Scottish landscape and marine painter who was influenced by Impressionism.
William Merritt Chase (November 1, 1849 – October 25, 1916) was an American painter, known as an exponent of Impressionism and as a teacher.
Williamstown is a town in Berkshire County, in the northwest corner of Massachusetts, United States.
Winslow Homer (February 24, 1836 – September 29, 1910) was an American landscape painter and printmaker, best known for his marine subjects.
In linguistics, word formation is the creation of a new word.
Wynford Dewhurst, R.B.A. (Manchester, 26 January 1864 – 9 July 1941, Burton upon Trent) was an English Impressionist painter and notable art theorist.
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