8th ‘impressionist’ exposition: techniques



Impressionism, a historical reconstruction

8th impressionist exposition 1886

Overview used techniques


Which techniques were used in 1886?
Which techniques or media were used at the 8th ‘impressionist’ exposition in 1886? Here below you will find an overview. You will see that just 50,8% of the art-works were oil paintings (=oil). Many aquarelles (=aqua) were shown (15,6%), many pastels (=p) (13%) and many drawings (=dr) (10,3%). 7,3% were engravings (=engr). There also were 8 fans and 1 sculpture exhibited. Lucien Pissarro showed the most art-works, about 32, namely wood cuts and aquarelles. Morisot (29) and Camille Pissarro (28) both using various techniques. Rouart showed many (23) aquarelles, Degas many (15) pastels and Redon many (15) drawings. Gauguin (19), Vignon (18), Guillaumin (17), Tillot (16) and Signac (15) showed many oil paintings. In total there were 18 partakers showing 301 art-works. Comtesse de Rambure exhibited without being in the catalogue (=hc). See links for general info, the catalogue and a slideshow.

8th 'impressionist' exposition 1886: used techniques

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