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watercolour

(US), watercolor
1. 
a. water-soluble pigment, applied in transparent washes and without the admixture of white pigment in the lighter tones
b. any water-soluble pigment, including opaque kinds such as gouache and tempera
2. 
a. a painting done in watercolours
b. (as modifier): a watercolour masterpiece
3. the art or technique of painting with such pigments
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For Dos Passos's career as a watercolorist, see Pizer, "The Paintings of John Dos Passos," in Pizer, Toward a Modernist Style, 122-35.
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Touching off from clues in "Toshie's" works, interviews with friends, and previous scholarship, the text describes the artist--born with Asperger's syndrome and a club foot that left him with a life-long limp--as an athletic and quiet child in Glasgow who went on to design looming fortresses in the Scottish landscape and to gain a reputation as a masterful watercolorist, a mischievous charmer, and later a tragic self-destructor.
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