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
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
in The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French
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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
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
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
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...