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date: 01 June 2020

gestural painting 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists
Author(s):

Ian Chilvers

A term describing the application of paint with expansive gestures so that the sweep of the artist's arm is deliberately emphasized. It carries an implication that the artist's actions express his or her emotions and personality, just as in other walks of life gestures express a person's feelings. The term has been applied particularly to ... ...

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