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    Pointillism (, also US: ) is a technique of painting in which small, distinct dots of color are applied in patterns to form an image. Georges Seurat and Paul Signac developed the technique in 1886, branching from Impressionism. The term "Pointillism" was coined by art critics in the late 1880s to ridicule the works of these artists, but is now used without its earlier pejorative connotation. The movement Seurat began with this technique is known as Neo-impressionism. The Divisionists used a similar technique of patterns to form images, though with larger cube-like brushstrokes.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pointilism in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pointilism in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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