Fernand Leger


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French painter who was an early cubist (1881-1955)

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Marie-Alain Couturier, close associate of the artists Henri Matisse and Fernand Leger.
She was born in Lebanon in 1916, trained in Paris with Fernand Leger and went on to develop her own instantly recognisable style of painting and sculpture.
Outside, the grounds are walled in by ancient stone and feel like an open-air museum: gnarled olive trees and a plunge pool punctuate a sculpture garden with an original bronze work by French artist Fernand Leger. The terrace restaurant helmed by a young local chef serves housemade pasta and pasticceria leccese (custard pastries).
On July 1, 1926, gallery owner Leonce Rosenberg wrote to his friend, the painter Fernand Leger, "Women, in freeing themselves, are enriching humanity with additional and surprising values.
French artist Fernand Leger (1881-1955) embraced the Cubist art movement of fracturing objects into geometric shapes.
"Les constructeurs avec arbre" d'un autre Francais, Fernand Leger, sera l'autre vedette de ces encheres, avec une estimation entre 16 et 22 millions de dollars, a souligne Brooke Lampley, responsable du departement de l'impressionnisme et de l'art moderne chez Christie's.
Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald, Pablo Picasso, Fernand Leger, Dorothy Parker, Cole Porter, Jean Cocteau and more.
Debemos destacar que en la historiografia brasilena existia una notada laguna respecto a la relacion de Tarsila con sus << maestros >> franceses hasta el timido texto de la que fuera conservadora responsable del patrimonio del Museo Nacional Fernand Leger, Brigitte Hedel-Samson, como ya lo denuncio Paulo Herkenhoff (13).
Since Duchamp's derivative work, other modern and contemporary artists have followed suit and used this image in their works, such as Fernand Leger, Rene Magritte, Andy Warhol, Fernando Botero, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg, Jean Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring, Lennie Mace, Sophie Matisse, Banksy and Caroline Shotton.
It was a new way of seeing initiated by Braque and Picasso (1) and subsequently gained followers who included Fernand Leger, Albert Gleizes, Jean Metzinger, and Juan Gris.
Washington, May 7 ( ANI ): Madonna has decided to auction a painting by French cubist artist Fernand Leger for charity and is expecting to raise at least 5 million dollars.
Mr Lauder's gift - which includes 33 Picassos, 17 Braques, and 14 works each from Fernand Leger and Juan Gris - will now decorate the walls of the Met in a way that most potently reveals both the influences that shaped Cubism (in painting Les Demoiselles in 1907 Picasso was inspired by the African art he had recently seen in Paris ethnographic museum in the Palais de Trocadero) and also how Cubism left its fingerprints on so much art and design that followed.
Fernand Leger's abstract work Three Women At The Red Table will go under the hammer on May 7 at Sotheby's auction house in New York.
New fabrics like Acanthi, Albers, Delaunay, Leger and Mythos meet these expectations while also offering exciting interpretations of artistic works from Henri Matisse, Josef Albers, Sonia Delaunay, Fernand Leger, and Yong Ho Ji.
El ojo y sus narrativas, como bien se llama el ciclo, reune una serie de documentales, cortos y largometrajes de los mas representativos de este tema en el cine: Fernand Leger, Marcel Duchamp, Marcel Ray, los clasicos de Bunuel, Cocteau y Resnais.