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courant officiel

English translation: official style, trend

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12:38 Jun 24, 2000
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
French term or phrase: courant officiel
Considéré comme l’un des chefs de file du style néo-grec, courant officiel de la peinture dans les années 1845-1880
George Calia
Local time: 23:36
English translation:official style, trend
Explanation:
Le Robert&Collins.
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Jesús Paredes
Local time: 19:36
Grading comment
Good old Collins-Robert to the rescue!
Thanks very much!
George.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naa mainstream movement of painting from 1845-1880aserafin
naofficially sanctioned mainstream styleHeathcliff
naofficial trend
Brigitte Gendebien
naofficial style, trendJesús Paredes


  

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12 mins
official style, trend


Explanation:
Le Robert&Collins.

Jesús Paredes
Local time: 19:36
PRO pts in pair: 28
Grading comment
Good old Collins-Robert to the rescue!
Thanks very much!
George.
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1 hr
official trend


Explanation:
Context: "...and made neo-Classicism, declared to be the only true style, into the official trend..." (http://www.hungary.com/books/6_2/p79.html)

Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 00:36
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 192
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5 hrs
officially sanctioned mainstream style


Explanation:
As in, "Considered one of the masters of neoclassicism, which was the officially sanctioned mainstream style in painting from 1845 to 1880." HTH, HC

Heathcliff
United States
Local time: 15:36
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 953
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1 day 1 hr
a mainstream movement of painting from 1845-1880


Explanation:
In terms of art and its vernacular, the word "movement" is most always used to describe a certain style of painting.

aserafin
United States
Local time: 18:36
PRO pts in pair: 8
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