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Post-Impressionism

[pohst-im-presh-uh-niz-uh m] /ˌpoʊst ɪmˈprɛʃ əˌnɪz əm/
noun
1.
a varied development of Impressionism by a group of painters chiefly between 1880 and 1900 stressing formal structure, as with Cézanne and Seurat, or the expressive possibilities of form and color, as with Van Gogh and Gauguin.
Also, post-impressionism.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; post- + Impressionism
Related forms
Post-Impressionist, adjective, noun
Post-Impressionistic, adjective
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Word Origin and History for Post-Impressionism

post-impressionism

n.

1910, from post- + impressionism.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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