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Postimpressionism Revision
Postimpressionism <ul><li>The development of the  Impressionism led to forms being dissolved and the loss of the drawing  ...
Postimpressionism <ul><li>Some of the characteristics of the movement are: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The recovery of the impor...
General characteristics <ul><li>Interest in building the shape, the drawing and the expression of objects and human images...
General characteristics <ul><li>Conception of the painting as a combination of geometrical elements (Cezanne) </li></ul><u...
General characteristics <ul><li>Use of pure colour with a great emotive charge (Van Gogh) or modulate (Gauguin) </li></ul>...
General characteristics <ul><li>Interest for the exotic (Gauguin) and the low classes life and entertainment (Toulouse-Lau...
Influences <ul><li>From the impressionist, the taste for the colour contrasts, mainly in Cezanne </li></ul><ul><li>From Ru...
Painters <ul><li>Gauguin: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>He began in the Impressionism with Pisarro </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He a...
Painters <ul><ul><li>He made an expressive use of colour, in strong tonalities, lively and frequently arbitrary  </li></ul...
Painters <ul><ul><li>His work is a reference for the symbolism  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>His sense of colour was influen...
Painters <ul><li>Cezanne: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>His painting recovered the volume thanks to the geometry, drawing and the ...
Painters <ul><ul><li>In his paintings there is special attention to the foreground </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He created d...
Painters <ul><li>Van Gogh: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>He was established in Arles, enthusiastic about the light of Provence </l...
Painters <ul><ul><li>He was a passionate of colour as the vehicle to express his frequent depressions and anguishes </li><...
Painters <ul><ul><li>He opened the way for the 20th century expressionism </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He painted : </li></u...
Painters <ul><li>Toulouse-Lautrec: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>He reflected the atmosphere of night clubs: </li></ul></ul><ul><u...
Painters <ul><ul><li>In his technique the characteristics are: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Drawing technique </li></ul>...
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Revision on Post-Impressionist painting.

Post-Impressionism

  1. 1. Postimpressionism Revision
  2. 2. Postimpressionism <ul><li>The development of the Impressionism led to forms being dissolved and the loss of the drawing </li></ul><ul><li>At the end of the 19th century and beginning of the 20th other painters, starting from the impressionism, it developed a more personal style, that is going to be the advance of some of the pictorial movements of the 29th century. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Postimpressionism <ul><li>Some of the characteristics of the movement are: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The recovery of the importance of drawing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The worry about capturing not only the light but also expression of both, things and people </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. General characteristics <ul><li>Interest in building the shape, the drawing and the expression of objects and human images </li></ul><ul><li>Equilibrium between the volume and the pure aesthetic taste (Cezanne) </li></ul>
  5. 5. General characteristics <ul><li>Conception of the painting as a combination of geometrical elements (Cezanne) </li></ul><ul><li>Use of colour contrasts for defining plans and forms. </li></ul><ul><li>Pictorial effects based on the structural search for spaces and chromatic effects </li></ul>
  6. 6. General characteristics <ul><li>Use of pure colour with a great emotive charge (Van Gogh) or modulate (Gauguin) </li></ul><ul><li>Creations full of imagination with curve brushstrokes that tend to express the anguish and internal depression (Van Gogh) </li></ul>
  7. 7. General characteristics <ul><li>Interest for the exotic (Gauguin) and the low classes life and entertainment (Toulouse-Lautrec) </li></ul><ul><li>Creation of simplified and static compositions, looking for harmony of the chromatic masses closed by thigh profiles (Gauguin) </li></ul>
  8. 8. Influences <ul><li>From the impressionist, the taste for the colour contrasts, mainly in Cezanne </li></ul><ul><li>From Rubens, the neo-impressionist and the Japanese cards the chromatic richness, pure colours and Van Gogh’s curve line </li></ul><ul><li>From the exotic sculpture of Oceania Gauguin’s primitivism </li></ul>
  9. 9. Painters <ul><li>Gauguin: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>He began in the Impressionism with Pisarro </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He abandoned the comfort of his life to live in Paris, Bretagne and Tahiti </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In Tahiti he painted his series of Tahitian women </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Painters <ul><ul><li>He made an expressive use of colour, in strong tonalities, lively and frequently arbitrary </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He painted big plans limited by curved lineal rhythms </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He had to main subjects: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The Tahitian exotism </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The primitivism of Bretagne </li></ul></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Painters <ul><ul><li>His work is a reference for the symbolism </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>His sense of colour was influential on fauves and expressionists </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He renounced to the perspective </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He suppressed the model and shades and identified the sense of flat the same as in Japanese painting. </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Painters <ul><li>Cezanne: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>His painting recovered the volume thanks to the geometry, drawing and the definition of the forms through the building brushstrokes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He did not renounce to the colour of high intensity with contrasts and coloured shades. </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Painters <ul><ul><li>In his paintings there is special attention to the foreground </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He created distortions due to the use of several points of view, mainly in his still-lives </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>His painting is the origin of the Cubism </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He influences in colourist artists such as Matisse. </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. Painters <ul><li>Van Gogh: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>He was established in Arles, enthusiastic about the light of Provence </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He painted curved, wavy images and landscapes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The flame shapes represented his internal matters </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. Painters <ul><ul><li>He was a passionate of colour as the vehicle to express his frequent depressions and anguishes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>His brushstroke is very characteristic, wavy, sinuous, cursive and thick </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Colours are sometimes aggressive with infrequent contrasts (yellow over orange) </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. Painters <ul><ul><li>He opened the way for the 20th century expressionism </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He painted : </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Landscapes, </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Flowers </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Portraits </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Self-portraits </li></ul></ul></ul>
  17. 17. Painters <ul><li>Toulouse-Lautrec: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>He reflected the atmosphere of night clubs: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Dancers </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Singers </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Prostitutes </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He was the impellor of wall adverts </li></ul></ul>
  18. 18. Painters <ul><ul><li>In his technique the characteristics are: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Drawing technique </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Caption of movement </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Ironical charge </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Caricature </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Flat representations. </li></ul></ul></ul>

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