Example sentences for: plein-air

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

  • Back in Paris, Degas showed no interest in pushing such plein-air experiments further--he was no Atget in the making.

  • Corot is often referred to as a pioneer of plein-air painting, but as the Brooklyn show, called "In the Light of Italy: Corot and Early Open-Air Painting," makes clear, the practice of making outdoor sketches in oil was well-established by the time of his first Italian campaign in 1826.

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