Updated at 2023-05-23
Granville Redmond's Flowers Under the Oaks completely breaks away from the mainstream academic art style of the late 19th century, which features strict outlines, dark and gloomy colors, Christian teachings, historical sorrows, and/or great difficulties of human life. Instead, the painting is an excellent example of the emerging impressionism of the time, embracing bold contours, unblended colors, extreme saturation, and the depiction of everyday landscapes and scenes.
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