11 Cezanne Mondrian 2009

11 Cezanne Mondrian 2009 - ART 1012 Art History Survey II...

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ART 1012 Art History Survey II Fall 2009 Professor John Maciuika From Impressionism to Abstraction, Cubism, and De Stijl Two major artists in the transition to 20th-century modernist art: Paul Cézanne, French Post-Impressionist, 1839-1906. French painter, one of the greatest of the Postimpressionists, whose works and ideas were influential in the aesthetic development of many 20th-century artists and art movements, especially Cubism. Cézanne's art, misunderstood and discredited by the public during most of his life, grew out of Impressionism and eventually challenged all the conventional values of painting in the 19th century through its insistence on personal expression and on the integrity of the painting itself. He has been called the father of modern painting. For further information visit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Cezanne Piet Mondrian, Dutch Modernist painter, 1872-1944. An important transitional painter and contributor to 20th-century abstract painting and the Dutch De Stijl movement. His journey
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