Example sentences for: impressionists

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

  • When Renoir's well-off fellow Impressionists, the aristocrat Manet or the banker's son Degas, strolled through the working-class neighborhoods of Montmartre, they were consciously slumming.

  • Among the Impressionists and their followers represented here are Renoir, Pissarro, Monet, Cézanne, and Van Gogh.

  • His later work consists of an extensive series of graphic “reflections” on the themes of classical art, from the second period of Pompeii, to the light explorations of the Impressionists, to Chinese landscapes, all in his egregious comic book pastiche.

  • Most interesting are the Macchiaioli (from the verb “macchiare,” to blotch or stain) school of Tuscan pre-Impressionists, who met at Florence’s Caffè Michelangelo in the 1860s seeking a new freedom from academic art that paralleled the political liberation of the Risorgimento.

  • Other highlights include important works by Rembrandt, Dürer, Frans Hals, Picasso, and the Impressionists.

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