Origin of impressionist
OTHER WORDS FROM impressionistim·pres·sion·is·tic, adjectiveim·pres·sion·is·ti·cal·ly, adverbnon·im·pres·sion·is·tic, adjectivesem·i-im·pres·sion·is·tic, adjective
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How to use impressionist in a sentence
It’s not unlike what happened in the 1840s, when the camera was invented, which freed artists from a too literal interpretation of nature, and opened the doors for the impressionists.
Tired of the classical sculptures, impressionist paintings, and chipped ancient relics you stroll past at your local art museum?Beware: Connecticut’s Museum of the Occult May Kill You|Nina Strochlic|July 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Daily Pic: In the 1890s, the great Post-Impressionist used canvas the way others used paper.
Another talented impressionist is theater actress Rachel York.WATCH: ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart’, and Best Singing Impersonations|Marlow Stern|August 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Met comes close to that goal in its current show on Impressionist dress—which was organized by a paintings expert.
Bremer says he paints in a style best described as “American impressionist—primitive.”Paul Bremer’s New Canvas: Bush’s Iraq Boss Embraces Artistic Side|Lloyd Grove|August 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
You should understand what "impressionism" really is, and what it is not, and what the impressionist stands for.The Painter in Oil|Daniel Burleigh Parkhurst
It is nothing to brag of, even if a man struggling against natural medievalism have entrenched himself in impressionist theory.Instigations|Ezra Pound
I can't quite understand all this now, but it seemed a very picturesque, impressionist description when I wrote it.
My pictures may have possessed a shade too much of the impressionist character.The Cassowary|Stanley Waterloo
Another on "Dragon-Flies" is delightful because of its impressionist translations of Japanese poems.Lafcadio Hearn|Nina H. Kennard