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Impressionism

Type of artist and schools of art of art of the last 150 years

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Dauber

Someone who paints quickly and carelessly

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Cubist

Type of artist and schools of art of art of the last 150 years

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Surrealist

Type of artist and schools of art of art of the last 150 years

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Deemed

Considered

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Op-art

Type of artist and schools of art of art of the last 150 years

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Subject matter

Content

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Surrealism

Type of artist and schools of art of art of the last 150 years

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Schools of art

Art movement

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Visually literate

Educated with regard to art

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Inured to

Not affected by

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Original

New in a special and interesting way (opp. Predictable)

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Highbrow

Intended for educated, intelligent people (opp. Lowbrow)

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Impenetrable

Extremely difficult to understand (opp. Transparent)

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Sophisticated

Showing advanced skills and understanding (opp. Primative)

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Challenging

Demanding considerable effort to be understood (opp. Undemanding)

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Dazzling

Inspiring great admiration because it is brilliant in some way (opp. Pedestrian)

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Evocative

Calling up images and memories (opp. Uninspiring)

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Thought-provoking

Make people think (opp. Unstimulating)

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Exquisite

Having rare beauty or delicacy (opp. Dreary)

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Peerless

Better than any other (opp. Run-of-the-mill)

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Tongue-in-cheek

Not intended to be taken seriously despite appearing serious (opp. Earnest)

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Priceless

Extremely valuable (opp. Worthless)

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Skillful

Clever, masterly, done well (opp. Poorly done)

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Motif

A pattern or design