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Piet Mondrian, 1872-1944 : structures in space / Susanne Deicher.

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Homer Public Library 759.9492 DEI 000155829 Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9783836553308
  • ISBN: 3836553309
  • Physical Description: 95 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Cologne [Germany] : Taschen, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published by Benedikt Taschen Verlag, 1994.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
A key figure in the international avant-garde, Piet Mondrian (1872-1944) was at once an extraordinary painter and art theoretician whose influence is as profound today as it ever was. After coining the term "Neo-plasticism", he pursued painting composed only of the most fundamental aspects of primary color (red, yellow, blue) against a grid of black vertical and horizontal lines and a white base background. Mondrian's vision was that this essential painting would help to achieve a society in which art as such has no place, but rather exists for the total realization of 'beauty'.
Language Note:
Translated from the German.
Subject: Mondrian, Piet, 1872-1944 > Criticism and interpretation.
Mondrian, Piet, 1872-1944.
Painting, Dutch > 20th century.
Painting, Abstract > Netherlands.
Painting, Abstract.
Painting, Dutch.
Netherlands.
Genre: Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.