I was confused. "So Van Gogh wasn't an Impressionist or an Expressionist?"
"No," Trish said. "But his unique style
was a bridge between the Impressionists and the Expressionists. Of course,
Van Gogh didn't call himself a Post-Impressionist. Looking back, people
saw what an important role Van Gogh had played in art history and labelled
his style Post-Impressionist to describe his place in the history of art."
"I think I get it," I said.
Trish looked proud. "Great! What now, kid? Learn more
about this painting, or try to get out?"
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