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  1. Abstract Expressionism
    a New York school of painting characterized by freely created abstractions; the first important school of American painting to develop independently of European styles
    Abstract Expressionism was an art movement which lasted from the late 1940s until the early 1950s.
  2. art
    the creation of beautiful or significant things
    Art is a term used to describe objects or ideas that are creative in origin or design.
  3. canvas
    a heavy, closely woven fabric
  4. Childe Hassam
    United States painter noted for brilliant colors and bold brushwork (1859-1935)
    Frederick Childe Hassam (Boston, 1859 – East Hampton, Connecticut, 1935) was an American Impressionist painter.
  5. Claude Monet
    French impressionist painter (1840-1926)
    Claude Monet (1840-1926) was a French painter and the "founder of impressionism" who became known for his landscapes and for series of paintings ...
  6. cubism
    an artistic movement in France beginning in 1907 that featured surfaces of geometrical planes
    Cubism is a type of painting (school of art) in which normal shapes of people or other subjects are painted in geometric forms in an attempt to view multiple vantages within a single image ...
  7. Edouard Manet
    French painter whose work influenced the impressionists
    Edouard Manet (1832-1883) was a highly influential French painter of the 19th century. He was the forerunner of the impressionists, and he is considered by many to be the father of modern art.
  8. fresco
    a mural done with watercolors on wet plaster
    Fresco is a type of painting done on wet plaster seen in Egyptian tombs, Pompeii, and many Italian Renaissance buildings.
  9. Impressionism
    a school of late 19th century French painters who pictured appearances by strokes of unmixed colors to give the impression of reflected light
    Impressionism was an art movement of the late 19th century that began in Paris. The term was coined by French critic Louis Leroy in 1874.
  10. Jackson Pollock
    United States artist famous for painting with a drip technique; a leader of abstract expressionism in America (1912-1956)
    Jackson Pollock (1912-1956) was an American painter. He was among the most prominent of the New York School, more commonly referred to as the Abstract Expressionists.
  11. John Constable
    English landscape painter (1776-1837)
    John Constable (1776-1837) was an English Romantic landscape painter of the late 18th and early 19th centuries.
  12. landscape
    an expanse of scenery that can be seen in a single view
  13. Leonardo da Vinci
    Italian painter and sculptor and engineer and scientist and architect; the most versatile genius of the Italian Renaissance (1452-1519)
    Leonardo da Vinci (April 15, 1452 - May 2, 1519) Italian architect, anatomist, sculptor, engineer, inventor, mathematician, musician, painter and humanist.
  14. Michelangelo
    Florentine sculptor and painter and architect
    Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564) was an Italian painter and sculptor, one of the greatest of the Renaissance and a devout Catholic.
  15. Pablo Picasso
    prolific and influential Spanish artist who lived in France
    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) was a Spanish artist who did both painting and sculpting.
  16. painting
    creating a picture with paints
    Painting, in its most basic form, can be defined as "the process, art, or occupation of coating surfaces with paint for a utilitarian or artistic effect."
  17. Paul Cezanne
    French Post-impressionist painter who influenced modern art (especially cubism) by stressing the structural components latent in nature (1839-1906)
    Paul Cezanne Impressionists French painter, lived from 1839 to 1906. He was an artist whose works broke natural forms down into geometric shapes.
  18. Pierre Auguste Renoir
    French impressionist painter (1841-1919)
    Pierre-Auguste Renoir lived from 1841 to 1919. He was a famous painter of Impressionism, perhaps the only artist who never produced a sad painting.
  19. portrait
    any likeness of a person, in any medium
  20. Rembrandt
    influential Dutch artist (1606-1669)
    Rembrandt (full name Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn) (Leiden 1606 - Amsterdam 1669), was the most acclaimed painter in the Netherlands—the greatest of the "Dutch Masters."
  21. Salvidor Dali
    Salvador Dali (Figueres 1904 - Figueres 1989) was a Spanish Surrealist painter and sculptor.
  22. Vincent van Gogh
    Dutch Post-impressionist painter noted for his use of color
    Vincent Willem van Gogh (Groot-Zundert, Holland, 1853 - Auvers-sur-Oise, France, 1890) was a Dutch Post-Impressionist painter and son of a minister.
  23. Willem de Kooning
    United States painter (born in the Netherlands) who was a leading American exponent of abstract expressionism (1904-1997)
    Willem de Kooning (1904-1997) was an Abstract Expressionist painter.

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