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Cubism

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

An early 20th-century style and movement in art, especially painting, in which perspective with a single viewpoint was abandoned and use was made of simple geometric shapes, interlocking...

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Cubism

in Encyclopedia of Aesthetics

January 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art. 3976 words.

Cubism is the name given to one of the major developments in early twentieth century art. First applied by a

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Cubism

Mark Roskill.

in Encyclopedia of Aesthetics

January 1998; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art. 3970 words.

Cubism is the name given to one of the major developments in the art of the early twentieth century. Applied

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Cubism

Michele Greet.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 1163 words.

The French art critic Louis Vauxcelles first employed the term “Cubism” as a derogatory description of the “little cubes” that

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Cubism

James Kearns.

in The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French

January 1995; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 362 words.

Artistic Cubism developed from Picasso's fusion in Les Demoiselles d'Avignon (1907) of the lessons of Cézanne and

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Cubism

Michael Clarke and Deborah Clarke.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of Art. 505 words.

Generally acknowledged to have been the most significant movement in 20th-century art, Cubism was created by Georges Braque (1882–1963

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Cubism

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 227 words.

Movement in art originating with the work of Pablo Picasso (1881–1973) and Georges Braque (1882–1963), mainly c.1905–14. Cubism departed

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Analytical Cubism

Michael Clarke and Deborah Clarke.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of Art. 78 words.

A term used to describe the first phase (1909–11) of the mature *Cubism of Picasso and Braque.

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Cubism’s Passion

Sebastian Zeidler.

in Form as Revolt

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Art. 20872 words.

This chapter examines Carl Einstein's writings on the cubism of Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso. Einstein's shift from literature to art criticism was a shift from a nihilist ontology to a...

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Analytical Cubism

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

A term used to describe the first phase (1909–11) of the mature Cubism of Picasso and Braque. During this period of cerebral analysis and near-abstraction in their paintings they visually...

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Cubism

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

An early 20th-century style and movement in art, especially painting, in which perspective with a single viewpoint was abandoned and use was made of simple geometric shapes, interlocking...

See overview in Oxford Index