painterly definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, regarding, or characteristic of a painter; artistic.
    • Having qualities special into art of artwork.
    • Of, regarding, or becoming a style of artwork marked by openness of type, with shapes distinguished by variants of color in the place of by outline or contour.
    • Characteristic of a painter or paintings.
    • Having clear brush-strokes.
    • Like a painter's work.
    • having attributes special towards the art of painting
  • others:
    • Like a painter. Sir P. Sidney, Arcadia, i.

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