• Definition for "pictorialism"
    • A school of imaginative photography that highlighted using…
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pictorialism definition

  • noun:
    • A school of imaginative photography that highlighted using photography to mimic specific styles of modern artwork, that flourished in late nineteenth and early 20th centuries
    • Any artistic using photography to copy painting, particularly making use of pictorial conventions
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