Origin of primitivism
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At times Dupont de Nemours seems to identify it with a primitivistic past.Benjamin Franklin
Frank Luther Mott
the condition of being primitive
the notion that the value of primitive cultures is superior to that of the modern world
the principles, characteristics, etc, of primitive art and artists
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A style of art that attempts to imitate the art of primitive cultures or of children.
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