All you need to know about impressionism before stepping in an art gallery bond street

Impressionism refers to a popular art movement that originated in France. This radical art movement began in the latter half of the 19th century and continued till the first few decades of the 20th century. The Parisian impressionists are the pioneer of this movement. These artists experimented with bright color compositions. They captured the moments in a different manner as they focussed mostly on the effects of light. The paintings made by early impressionists show visible brush strokes in an aesthetic manner. Most of these impressionist artists took up ordinary subject matters. Let's talk about some of the important paintings created during this major art movement.
Impressionist paintings
French artist Edgar Degas is considered one of the founders of the Impressionist movement which developed chiefly in France. He was obsessed with Ballet Dancers. That is why I painted a series of paintings on dance classes. Some of his popular paintings are "The Ballet Class", 1874; "The Bellelli Family", 1867; "Ballet Rehearsal", 1873; "Interior", 1869; "Mary Cassatt seated", 1884 etc. Édouard Manet and Claude Monet were also principle impressionist painters and they influenced each other with their artistic styles. Some popular paintings made by them are "Olympia", 1863; "Impression Sunrise", 1871; "Bar at the Folies-Bergere", 1882, etc. The "Water Lilies" by Monet changed the course of Art forever. Another important artist of this art movement is Vincent Vangogh. He boldly used blue and yellow colors in his paintings. "The Starry Night", 1889; "Café Terrace at night", 1888, etc. are some of the popular post-impressionist paintings created by this multi-talented artist.
Now that you are familiar with popular artworks of the art movement of Impressionism, you can boldly enter any art gallery bond street , London. You may get to see some of the original impressionist paintings on the walls of these galleries. In case, you want to collect original artworks from this era, you should contact some fine art dealers in London.

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