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abstractionist

[ab-strak-shuh-nist]
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noun
  1. a person who produces abstract works of art.
adjective
  1. showing abstract characteristics in art; tending toward abstractionism.

Origin of abstractionist

1835–45, for earlier sense; abstraction + -ist
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  • But see now how the abstractionist treats this rich and intricate vision that a certain state of things must be true.

    The Meaning of Truth

    William James