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Pissarro

[pi-sahr-oh; French pee-sa-roh] /pɪˈsɑr oʊ; French pi saˈroʊ/
noun
1.
Camille
[ka-mee-yuh] /kaˈmi yə/ (Show IPA),
1830–1903, French painter.
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  • And Pissarro must have been a man to have so impressed all the men young and old of his time.

    Adventures in the Arts Marsden Hartley
  • One feels that Pissarro must have been a great man among men not so great.

    Adventures in the Arts Marsden Hartley
  • For that is the service performed on this occasion by the works of Pissarro.

    Pot-Boilers

    Clive Bell
  • He cannot be confused either with Monet, or with Pissarro and Renoir.

  • One can say of Pissarro that he lacks none of the gifts of his profession.

  • Pissarro exhibited a group of girls gathering apples in a garden—sad greys and violets beautifully harmonised.

  • Whistler, Chéret, Pissarro, Gauguin were praised by him before they had attracted the pontifical disdain of academic criticism.

    Unicorns James Huneker
  • His colour, by its liberality of application, counts more forcibly than that of Pissarro, Monet or Sisley.

    Modern Painting, Its Tendency and Meaning Willard Huntington Wright
  • Turner is also unmistakably present in Pissarro at times, as witness Sydenham Road, but never to any great extent.

    Modern Painting, Its Tendency and Meaning Willard Huntington Wright
  • After he had adopted the more modern technique of Pissarro and Monet, he was prepared for the achievement of new art.

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

Pissarro

/pɪˈsɑːrəʊ; French pisaro/
noun
1.
Camille (kamij). 1830–1903, French impressionist painter, esp of landscapes
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