Presentation on theme: "Impressionism- 19 th century art movement Word is from “Sunrise” Originated in Paris Used large brush strokes Focused on the effects of the change in time."— Presentation transcript:
Impressionism- 19 th century art movement Word is from “Sunrise” Originated in Paris Used large brush strokes Focused on the effects of the change in time Claude Monet, Impression – Sunrise, 1872.
Artists of Impressionism and Post Impressionism MonetVan Gogh PissarroGaugin RenoirToulouse-Lautrec CezanneSeurat
Plein-Air Landscape Painting Painting outdoors, in the “open air”
Still Life with Peppermint Bottle, 1890. Pommes et Oranges, 1899. Still Life with Skulls, 1895.
Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890) Self Portraits Sketch, in Paris, 1886. With felt hat, 1886. 1886-87. With Straw Hat, 1887.With a Japanese print, 1887. ( influenced by Pointillism,) 1887. With a bandaged ear, in Arles, 1889. At Sainte-Remy, 1889.
Starry Night, 1889, oil on canvas, now at the Museum of Modern Art. In a letter to Theo, van Gogh wrote, “…it does me good to do what’s difficult. That doesn’t stop me from having a tremendous need for, shall I say the word --- for religion. So I go outside at night to paint the stars.” Van Gogh, the letters to Theo van Gogh. On or about Saturday, 29 September 1888.
Van Gogh, Bedroom in Arles, 1888, Van Gogh Museum.