Example sentences for: impressionist

How can you use “impressionist” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Renoir, Monet, and their associates in the Impressionist circle were beginning to find ways to leave behind the shadowy chiaroscuro of earlier European painting, which they associated with a rural world now lost to modern experience.

  • The visual drama of the Impressionist breakthrough into color and light has sometimes been dimmed in the frequent telling and retailing.

  • At Wildenstein & Co., which has the world's largest private collection of Old Master and Impressionist paintings, not even employees are allowed to know what's inside the vaults.

  • Keeping the exterior much as it was, Italian architect Gae Aulenti adapted the interior to house many of the previously scattered works of that period, including the superb Impressionist collections formerly held in the Jeu de Paume.

  • Next year, the Art Institute will try for an impressionist hat trick, as they add a Renoir show to the successes of last year's Monet extravaganza and this year's subtler and more demanding Degas.

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