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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

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

Cubism

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 255 words.

Movement in art originating with the work of Pablo Picasso (1881–1973) and Georges Braque (1882–1963), and

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Cubism

Ian Chilvers and John Glaves-Smith.

in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 3273 words.

A term describing an innovative movement in art which became the dominant form of vanguard painting and sculpture in Paris

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Cubism

John Glaves-Smith and Ian Chilvers.

in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 3284 words.

A term describing an innovative movement in art which became the dominant form of vanguard painting and sculpture in Paris

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Cubism

Edited by John Ayto and Ian Crofton.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 129 words.

The style of an early 20th-century school of painters who depicted surfaces, figures, tints, light and shade, and so on,

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Cubism

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 117 words.

The style of an early 20th-century school of painters who depicted surfaces, figures, tints, light and shade, and so on,

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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

Christopher Green and John Musgrove.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 8173 words.

Term derived from a reference made to ‘geometric schemas and cubes’ by the critic Louis Vauxcelles in describing paintings exhibited in Paris by Georges Braque in November 1908; it is more...

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cubism

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 86 words.

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