What is Post-Impressionism? Why did the Post-Impressionists avoid realistic colors?
Did Post-Impressionism have an impact on later art styles? 'Post-Impressionism' answers all these questions. It also discusses how Post-Impresssionism developed, examines the distinctive styles of individual Post-Impressionist artists, and looks at how the Post-Impressionists used colour, shape, and composition to create paintings with a powerful visual and emotional impact. 'Art on the Wall' is an exciting and informative series that explores a range of art movements and styles.
Each title in the series looks at the history behind the movement and discusses the techniques used by its artists.
The text is supported with stunning paintings and other artworks that illustrate each art style.
The titles also include biographies of well-known artists and try-it-yourself activities that encourage readers to create their works of art using the techniques of the movement.