TITLE

Chevreul and Impressionism: A reappraisal

AUTHOR(S)
Roque, Georges
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar1996, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines a debated question concerning the influence of Chevreul's law of simultaneous contrast on Impressionism. Practice adopted by Impressionists when painting the subjective effects of contrast; Impressionists' use of their knowledge of color theory in their paintings; Challenge to the standard account.
ACCESSION #
9608140995

 

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