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Understanding Post Impressionist Art

Estimated time
5 hours

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On sale from 02/08/2022.
Sale ends on 31/08/2022.

In this course you will learn to know about Post Impressionist art , its origin and principles.

You will also learn to interpret post-impressionist works.

Among the various Post-Impressionist artists that will be analyzed, the works of Seurat, Van Gogh, Gauguin, Cézanne, Rousseau will be highlighted.

Five artists who changed the rules of painting and, each in a different way, paved the way for the artistic avant-garde movements that followed.

In this online course you will:

  • Understand the context of the emergence of Post-Impressionism .
  • Recognize the importance of Post Impressionist Art in the History of Contemporary Art.
  • Identify and distinguish the different styles and main artists.
  • Identify artistic and literary influences and motivations.
  • Learn how to analyze some of the most important art works of Post Impressionism .

Understanding Surrealist Art – Overview

Language – English

Also available in – Português

Includes 24-hour lifetime access for an unlimited time and certificate.

Who should take this online course ?

  • Students and teachers of art and art history.
  • Artists, art historians, museologists, art curators and professionals in cultural communication and cultural tourism.
  • All those who want to know and understand post impressionist art .

No access requirements.


Certificado de Formação. Entidade CertificadaAt the end of the course, a training certificate will be issued . Know more.

We are a training entity certified by DGERT – Training Entity Certificate No. 1800/2015 – so the certificate has international validity.




The course price (a single payment) includes all content and certificate. The value is exempt from VAT under paragraph 10 of Article 9 of the CIVA.


The course is organized in parts or modules in order to facilitate the learning sequence. However, you can freely browse the entire course without any restrictions 24 hours a day, according to your interests and your own work method.

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The course price includes the evaluation and Certificate.

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Course structure

1 – Post Impressionist Art : Context – the beginning

1.1. Historical context

1.2. How post-impressionism emerged

2. The Post- Impressionist aesthetics

2.1. Main ideas of Post-Impressionism

2.1. Main artists: synopsis

3. Concepts and styles

Van gogh

4 – Analysis of relevant works of post-impressionist art

Rousseau – The sleeping gypsy
Cézanne: Houses in Provence (L’Estaque)
Gauguin – Christ On the Mount of Olives (selfportrait)
Van Gogh – Wheat field with crows
Seurat: The Eiffel Tower


Buy now

On sale from 02/08/2022.
Sale ends on 31/08/2022.

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