American Impressionism

Pioneered by Monet and Renoir, Impressionism, wanted to capture reality in the moment. Painting in the light of the outdoors, light and color took on a new look when painted. While still capturing reality, these paintings also became a status symbols of a new class of people that were refining their tastes.

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