Fernand Leger and the Modern City

Fernand Leger and the Modern City With his landmark painting The City Fernand L ger inaugurated a vitally experimental decade during which he and others redefined the practice of painting in confrontation with the form

  • Title: Fernand Leger and the Modern City
  • Author: Anna Vallye Christian Derouet Maria Gough Spyros Papapetros Jennifer Wild
  • ISBN: 9780300197662
  • Page: 178
  • Format: Paperback
  • Fernand Leger and the Modern City

    With his landmark 1919 painting The City, Fernand L ger 1881 1955 inaugurated a vitally experimental decade during which he and others redefined the practice of painting in confrontation with the forms of cultural production that were central to urban life, ranging from graphic and advertising design to theater, dance, film, and architecture This catalogue casts new ligWith his landmark 1919 painting The City, Fernand L ger 1881 1955 inaugurated a vitally experimental decade during which he and others redefined the practice of painting in confrontation with the forms of cultural production that were central to urban life, ranging from graphic and advertising design to theater, dance, film, and architecture This catalogue casts new light on the painting reproducing all of its studies together for the first time , the avant garde use of print media, and L ger s fascination with cinema and architecture, and contextualizes a network of international avant gardes including Blaise Cendrars, Le Corbusier, Jean Epstein, Piet Mondrian, Am d e Ozenfant, Francis Picabia, and Theo van Doesburg in relation to L ger Featuring nearly 250 images of paintings, architectural designs, models, posters, set designs, and film stills and an anthology of relevant historical texts not previously published in English, this handsome volume conveys the spirit of experimentation of the 1920s Scholars in the fields of art, architecture, and film history offer a deeper understanding of the relationship between art and the modern urban experience that defined this significant chapter in the history of modern art.

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