Unformatted text preview: • Pure Abstraction: viewer cannot make sense of the painting through MIIMESIS but only lines and color that touches the viewer spiritually “First Abstract Watercolor” Date: 1910 Location: Neuilly-sur-Seine, Nina Kandinsky Collection Description: Very gestural. Irregular shapes and washes of blue, orange, red, greens, and yellows. Very ugly looks like some bacteria under a microscope. Franz Marc • “The Fate of the Animals” • Date: 1913 • Location: Basel – Kunstmuseum • Description: strong use of line and color. There is a blue deer in the ceneter and a couple of green animals on the left. Strong perception of depth and space. Geometric shapes...
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- Der Blaue Reiter, Franz Marc, Nina Kandinsky Collection