Meaning of depictive in English:


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‘What is called the image aspect is also not intended to be depictive or explanatory.’
  • ‘Whether committed to an art that is depictive or abstract, America-centered or Europe-centered, color-oriented or structure-oriented - everyone loves Hopper.’
  • ‘Denied the challenge of human faces and bodies, Neel has little to offer other than a bold depictive style and some mildly modernist touches such as intentionally unfinished backgrounds and tilted-up planes.’
  • ‘Her depictive style is reminiscent of the so-called clear-line school of comic strips founded by Herge, the creator of Tintin.’
  • ‘Her portraits combine the surreal angst of the multifigure pieces with the depictive skill of the still lifes.’