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Published by National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Mondrian, Piet, -- 1872-1944.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Robert Welsh.
SeriesBulletin - National Gallery of Canada -- 29/1977
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20040467M

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The Place of "Composition 12 with Small Blue Square" in the Art of Piet Mondrian by Robert Welsh Pages 1 and the Composition There is no reason to think that Mondrian was consciously returning to the earlier painting in determining the composition of the National Gallery example. Composition 12 employs a near-perfect square picture. The Place of "Composition 12 with Small Blue Square" in the Art of Piet Mondrian by Robert Welsh Pages 1 As finished, Composit but for the omission of a single dissecting horizontal line, could also be read as divided essentially, if of course (24) In lieu of further detailed discussion of this issue by Mondrian, we are forced to. When in the National Gallery of Canada acquired the Composition 12 with Small Blue Square by Piet Mondrian, (see gatefold), the painting already was widely recognized for its high quality and special position within the artist's late oeuvre. ‘Composition with Blue’ was created in by Piet Mondrian in Neoplasticism style. Find more prominent pieces of abstract at – best visual art database.

Around Mondrian's art attained a highpoint of purity and sobriety, for which the groundwork had been prepared in the paintings of the previous years, the Composition, for example. Actually, the Composition II in Red, Blue, and Yellow, is a variation on the picture of the preceding year, at least in so far as the linear framework. New York. Sidney Janis Gallery. "Piet Mondrian: Paintings through ," October 10–Novem , no. 19 (lent by Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Culberg, Chicago). New York. Sidney Janis Gallery. "Painters of de Stijl: Debut of Abstract Art in Holland, –21," May 7–June 2, , no. 9 (as "Square Composition"). New York. Sidney Janis. Composition C, by Piet Mondrian Courtesy of Mondrian began working around the very beginning of the 20th century, and his work appears to have been influenced by the Impressionism, and the bold use of colour employed by fauvist painters like Henri Matisse and Gauguin. Piet Mondrian, original name Pieter Cornelis Mondriaan, (born March 7, , Amersfoort, Netherlands—died February 1, , New York, New York, U.S.), painter who was an important leader in the development of modern abstract art and a major exponent of the Dutch abstract art movement known as De Stijl (“The Style”). In his mature paintings, Mondrian used the simplest combinations of.

  Overview: Teaching perimeter and area with geometric line art through works from Piet Mondrian.. This 3rd grade math lesson uses the art of Piet Mondrian to teach and practice geometric concepts of perimeter and area. Visual art is a natural place for students to apply their knowledge and understanding of geometric concepts. Artwork page for ‘Composition with Yellow, Blue and Red’, Piet Mondrian, –42 on display at Tate St Ives. Mondrian’s interest lay in the abstract quality of line but by he had all but eliminated the curved line from his work. By he had suppressed any sense of a subject. Still later he developed a new form of rigorous abstraction called Neo-Plasticism in which he limited. Robert Welsh, "The Place of ‘Composition 12 with Small Blue Square' in the Art of Piet Mondrian," in Bulletin, The National Gallery of Canada, 29 (). Ottawa: The National Gallery of Canada. 3. List of Illustrations. Works of Piet Mondrian unless otherwise noted. Composition with Red Blue and Yellow-Green, Courtesy of is the year in which Mondrian, once again permanently settled in Paris, published his little book Le Neo-Plasticisme with Leonce Rosenberg, the publisher and art dealer.