Gauguin And Vincent Van Gogh Similarities

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Impressionism initiated in the 19th century. Characteristics of this movement included small brush strokes and emphasis on light’s changing qualities (Impressionism). An artist known to many for his Impressionism work was Claude Monet. Post-Impressionism also developed in the 19th century. This French movement primarily concentrated on capturing naturalistic lights and colors (Post-Impressionism). Not only did Post-Impressionist paintings focus on light, but they also sought to capture the essence of the portrayed subject (Sayre 1094). Paul Gauguin and Vincent van Gogh were some of the artists who conducted this Post-Impressionism crusade. There are some similarities between these two types of art. They both distinctly use vivid colors and
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