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Art News + Notes
December 22, 2014
Birth of Impressionism: Nov. 13, 1872, at 7:35 a.m. Birth of Impressionism: Nov. 13, 1872, at 7:35 a.m.
When you take a photograph, you capture a specific moment in time. Some cameras even save the date and time the photo was snapped. But how can you tell when an artist completed a painting, especially a painting from many years ago?