Definition of Salon des Refusés in English:

Salon des Refusés

Syllabification: Sa·lon des Re·fu·sés
Pronunciation: /saˌlän dā rəfo͞oˈzā
 
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An exhibition in Paris ordered by Napoleon III in 1863 to display pictures rejected by the Salon. The artists represented included Manet, Cézanne, Pissarro, and Whistler.

Origin

French, literally 'exhibition of the rejected (works)'.

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