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Bonnard

[baw-nar] /bɔˈnar/
noun
1.
Pierre
[pyer] /pyɛr/ (Show IPA),
1867–1947, French painter.
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  • Then Morange arrives, flies into a temper, and goes down in his turn, exasperated at receiving no answer to his calls for Bonnard.

    Fruitfulness Emile Zola
  • The craftsman was one of the most cunning goldsmiths of the city, Bonnard.

    The Churches of Paris S. Sophia Beale
  • Bonnard's pictures grow not as trees; they float as water-lilies.

    Since Czanne Clive Bell
  • They are free and various; and Bonnard is one of the greatest painters alive.

    Since Czanne Clive Bell
  • The accountant again approached the hole, and shouted down it in a fury: "Bonnard!"

    Fruitfulness Emile Zola
  • A picture by Bonnard, for all its fascinating overtones, has a life entirely of its own.

    Since Czanne Clive Bell
  • Of Bonnard he has written with a delicacy of understanding hardly to be matched in contemporary criticism.

    Since Czanne Clive Bell
  • A picture by Bonnard escapes from its subject, and from its author, too.

    Since Czanne Clive Bell
  • Like Bonnard he uses greys of dry and mat colour, but his harmonies are slighter and of lighter tonality than those of Bonnard.

    Modern Painting, Its Tendency and Meaning Willard Huntington Wright
British Dictionary definitions for Bonnard

Bonnard

/French bɔnar/
noun
1.
Pierre (pjɛr). 1867–1947, French painter and lithographer, noted for the effects of light and colour in his landscapes and sunlit interiors
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