To learn how to paint, most students had to join a studio/'atelier of an established painter.
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The finished painting may be wholly representational and naturalistic - such as those of the photorealists (eg.
Richard Estes) - or wholly abstract - comprising only geometric shapes (like those by Piet Mondrian, or Bridget Riley) - or anywhere in between.
For the greatest view painters, see: Best Landcape Artists.
For the greatest still life art, see: Best Still Life Painters.
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