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Abstract impressionism

Arts Council of Great Britain.

Abstract impressionism

Catalogue of an exhibition of recent paintings arranged byL. Alloway and H. Cohen,held at the Arts Council Gallery,London,11-28 June 1958.

by Arts Council of Great Britain.

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Published by Arts Council in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsAlloway, Lawrence., Cohen, Harold., Arts Council Gallery (London)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21476318M

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In this movement, artists commonly use soft brush strokes to build large areas. Their ultimate goal was to express wisdom, mental focus, and inner emotions. Abstract Impressionism became popular in the s.

Abstract Expressionism. Abstract Expressionism, broad movement in American painting that began in the late s and became a dominant trend in Western painting during the s. The most prominent American Abstract Expressionist painters were Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning, Franz Kline, and Mark Rothko.

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