Definition of Salon des Refusés in English:

Salon des Refusés

Syllabification: Sa·lon des Re·fu·sés
Pronunciation: /saˌlän dā rəfo͞oˈzā
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.


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

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