Definition of Pastellist

1. Noun. (arts) An artist who works in pastels ¹



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Definition of Pastellist

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pastellist

paste-egg
paste-up
paste egg
pasteboard
pasteboards
pasted
pastedown
pastedowns
pastegh
pastel
pastel de nata
pasteless
pastelike
pastelist
pastelists
pastellist (current term)
pastellists
pastels
paster
pastern
pasterns
pasters
pastes
pasteup
pasteups
pasteurella
pasteurella haemolytica
pasteurella infections
pasteurella multocida
pasteurellaceae

Literary usage of Pastellist

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1. Madame Geoffrin: Her Salon and Her Times, 1750-1777 by Janet Aldis (1905)
"... CHAPTER VIII Boucher's Popularity—The "Incomparable pastellist"—Chardin—Carle Van Loo.^First Painter to the King, ..."

2. Punch by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1888)
"THE pastellist OF THE PAVEMENT. MR. SALA—it could have been no one else—in ... The Art is, from the nature of the case, low, but when the pastellist of the ..."

3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1911)
"Gardner marked the deterioration of the art, which thereafter declined, Henry Bright (1814-1873) being almost the only pastellist of real power who followed ..."

4. The Connoisseur by George Colman, B. Thornton (1904)
"... an unusual method of expression for this great pastellist, and a fine portrait of the Comte de Fontenelle. The Triumph of Apollo, belonging to M. Henri ..."

5. Impressionist Painting, Its Genesis and Development by Wynford Dewhurst (1904)
"At married Henri Guérard, the engraver, but death ended at an untimely Manet, and commenced to display much talent as a pastellist. ..."

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