Category: Paul Klee

Parachutist nº 2 (1963) – Allen Jones (1937)

Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, Modern Collection, Lisbon, Portugal Material: Oil on canvas Collection: Calouste Gulbenkian, Modern Collection Inv.: PE201 BIOGRAPHY Allen Jones RA (born 1 September 1937) is a British pop artist best known for his paintings, sculptures, and lithography. He was awarded the Prix des Jeunes Artistes at the 1963 Paris Biennale. He is a…

Man reflected (1963) – Allen Jones (1937)

Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, Modern Collection, Lisbon, Portugal Material: Oil on canvas Collection: Arts Council, Southbank Centre, London AC nº: 720 BIOGRAPHY Allen Jones RA (born 1 September 1937) is a British pop artist best known for his paintings, sculptures, and lithography. He was awarded the Prix des Jeunes Artistes at the 1963 Paris Biennale. He…

Paul Klee -Hermitage

Paul Klee was born on December 18, 1879, in Munchenbuchsee, Switzerland’ Also a talented violinist Klee studied drawing and painting in Munich for three years (1898–1901). In 1911 he became involved with the German Expressionist group Der Blaue Reiter (The Blue Rider), founded by Wassily Kandinsky and Franz Marc. His work was influenced by the…

IMG_6554D Paul Klee 1879-1940. Paris Alte Stadt und Brücke. Vieille ville et pont.Old Town and Bridge 1928 Aix en Provence. Musée Granet.

Paul Klee 1879-1940. Paris Alte Stadt und Brücke. Vieille ville et pont.Old Town and Bridge 1928 Aix en Provence. Musée Granet. LES DÉBUTS DE L’ABSTRACTION Si Edouard Manet est un précurseur de la peinture plate, Claude Monet est, parmi les impressionnistes, le plus notable annonciateur de l’art non figuratif. "Impression soleil levant" date de 1873.…

Paul Klee (1879 – 1940)

Paul Klee (18 December 1879 – 29 June 1940) was a Swiss German artist. His highly individual style was influenced by movements in art that included Expressionism, Cubism, and Surrealism. Klee was a natural draftsman who experimented with and eventually deeply explored color theory, writing about it extensively; his lectures Writings on Form and Design…