What was POINTILLISM?
This revolutionary painting technique used the science of optics when creating paintings. This was done by painting small but separate dots of unmixed colors side by side, which were placed in various patterns in order to form an image.
SCIENCE OF THE EYE
points of undiluted & unmixed color
POINTILLISM VS DIVISIONISM
The biggest difference between these two styles was seen in the final product: Divisionists made use of bigger cube-like brushstrokes Pointillism artists characterized their composition with small, multicolored dots.