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impressionist

im pre shuh nuhst

  • n  a painter who follows the theories of Impressionism
  • a  relating to or characteristic of Impressionism
    impressionist music

  • Saturday Night Live's ace impressionist gets the gig for the first dinner of the Bush era.
  • A gouache-and-ink painting by Vietnamese post-impressionist Le Pho, whose work is part of the permanent exhibition at the Modern Art Museum in Paris, captured nearly $250,000 at a .
  • When impressionist painting suddenly swept into fashion at the turn of the century, their prices began a rocket ascent that is still going strong.
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  • Jane Connell in International Herald Tribune
    Collectors started to collect (Impressionist works) in Europe and in this country,Connell said. "The galleries started to carry works. You started to be able to see things in Chicago as well as New York, and it all developed."
  • Adam West in KVUE
    Frank will be missed,West said in a statement. "He made an indelible impression as The Riddler in the classic 'Batman' TV series and he was a fine impressionist as well. Frank made me laugh. He was a friend and fascinating character."
  • Piers Morgan in Metro
    Piers Morgan described him as the "best impressionist we've ever seen on Britain's Got Talent", while Amanda Holden said it was incredible Paul hadn't been discovered during more than 20 years of trying to make it in showbiz.

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