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Mondrian, Piet 1872-1944

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Works: 1,201 works in 2,924 publications in 8 languages and 38,717 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Catalogs  Biographies  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  History  Catalogues raisonnés 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Honoree, Dedicatee, Other, Performer, Correspondent, Creator, zxx
Classifications: ND653.M76, 759.9492
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Most widely held works by Piet Mondrian
Piet Mondrian, life and work by Michel Seuphor( Book )

21 editions published between 1955 and 1970 in English and French and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piet Mondrian by L. J. F Wijsenbeek( Book )

21 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mondrian by John Milner( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and German and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mondrian : the art of destruction by Carel Blotkamp( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume analyzes the interrelation between Dutch artist Piet Mondrian's (1872-1944) paintings and his theories on art and life as expressed in public writings and (largely unpublished) letters. Mondrian was an important contributor to the De Stijl art movement and group, which was founded by Theo van Doesburg. He evolved a non-representational form which he termed Neo-Plasticism. This consisted of white ground, upon which was painted a grid of vertical and horizontal black lines and the three primary colors. The author concentrates on his paintings, the artist's major achievement, examining the influences that shaped his art: Fauvism and Cubism, the work of Bart van der Leck, De Stijl and the Parisian art world during the 1920s. The author concludes that Mondrian appears not as an isolated figure, but as an artist who took a keen interest in the world around him, a veritable avant-garde painter who saw his role as a creator of a new, modern culture
Piet Mondrian by Hans Ludwig C Jaffé( Book )

12 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents a comprehensive survey of the work of Piet Mondrian, an artist who has exercised a vast influence on the art of our time - and not only on painting and architecture, but also on the minor arts: interior decoration, furniture design, advertising displays, typography, and book design. Though for many years he was regarded as the most ultra-refined of twentieth-century artists, Mondrian's pervasive presence can now be discerned in innumerable contexts - among them the pages of popular household magazines, the lobbies of apartment houses, and even women's fashions
Mondrian, 1892-1914 : the path to abstraction : catalogue by Hans Janssen( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piet Mondrian by Piet Mondrian( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plastic art and pure plastic art, 1937, and other essays, 1941-1943 by Piet Mondrian( Book )

30 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natural reality and abstract reality : an essay in trialogue form by Piet Mondrian( Book )

10 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mondrian saw himself as an arch-Modernist with uncompromisingly strong ideas about what art was to be about in the next century. He viewed abstraction as the ideal artistic and spiritual direction, and argued this cause in his most important text, "Natural Reality and Abstract Reality." Written in Holland at the outset of 1919 and completed in Paris in July of that year, Mondrian's Trialogue carefully presents the artist's ideas through the voices of A Layman, A Naturalist Painter, and An Abstract-Real Painter. Abstraction contains, Mondrian proposes, the essence of what art of all the ages sought to express - relationship, harmony, repose, life force, the universal. In the Trialogue, Mondrian demonstrates the basis of his new art form in visible reality. This volume also contains Mondrian's "two urban sketches" entitled "Les Grands Boulevards" and "Little Restaurant - Palm Sunday," which form ideal literary complements to the Trialogue
Mondrian, the diamond compositions by E. A Carmean( Book )

8 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mondrian and neo-plasticism in America by Nancy J Troy( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mondrian : nature to abstraction ; from the Gemeentemuseum, the Hague by Bridget Riley( Book )

9 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mondrian, De Stijl by Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus München( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in German and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With the exception of the Bauhaus, probably no other art movement of the first half of the twentieth century has had such an influence on our everyday lives as the De Stijl group around Piet Mondrian and Theo van Doesburg. Mondrian, along with Wassily Kandinsky and Kasimir Malevich one of abstract painting's founding fathers, created strictly geometrical paintings that today are icons of modernism. Their characteristic structure - a black frame with fields of primary colours and white - has long assumed a life of its own in art and fashion, advertising and popular culture. One focus of the publication ... is Mondrian's development towards abstraction - from his early works in the circle of the neo-impressionist luminists to his neoplasticistic period. A second focus is De Stijl's interdisciplinary approach, which will be shown with historical furniture, clothes, architectural drawings and models."--Book jacket
Neue Gestaltung, Neoplastizismus = Nieuwe beelding by Piet Mondrian( Book )

26 editions published between 1923 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piet Mondrian, 1872-1944 : structures in space by Susanne Deicher( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and German and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Church and home : early idylls? -- The desire to become a great painter -- The move to Paris : catching up with modern art -- Victory over Picasso : and afterwards -- The painter and his stage : from abstraction to style -- The echo of lines : Mondrian's late paintings -- Piet Mondrian : life and work
Mondriaan and the Hague School : watercolours and drawings from the Gemeentemuseum in the Hague by Piet Mondrian( Book )

8 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mondrian by John Milner( Book )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monografie van de Nederlandse schilder Piet Mondriaan (1872-1944)
Piet Mondrian : colour, structure and symbolism : an essay by J. L Locher( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and Dutch and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mondrian und De Stijl : Ausstellung Mai-August 1979 = Exhibition May-August 1979 by Galerie Gmurzynska-Bargera( Book )

10 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mondrian by Piet Mondrian( Book )

9 editions published in 1958 in English and French and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Mondrian
Alternative Names
Mengdeli'an, Bide 1872-1944

Mondriaan 1872-1944

Mondriaan, P. 1872-1944

Mondriaan , Piet

Mondriaan, Piet 1872-1944

Mondriaan, Pieter C. 1872-1944

Mondriaan , Pieter Cornelis

Mondriaan Pieter Cornelis 1872-1944

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Mondrian, P.

Mondrian, P. 1872-1944

Mondrian, Piet

Mondrian, Piet 1872-1944

Mondrian, Piet Cornelis

Mondrian Pieter Cornelis

Mondrian, Pieter Cornelis 1872-1944

Piet Mondrian

Piet Mondrian Dutch painter

Piet Mondrian holland festő

Piet Mondrian hollandsk maler

Piet Mondrian malarz holenderski

Piet Mondrian niederländischer Maler

Piet Mondrian nizozemský malíř

Piet Mondrian peintre hollandais

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Pieter Cornelis Mondriaan

Pieter Mondrian

Pit Mondrijan

Pīts Mondriāns

Πητ Μοντριάν Ολλανδός ζωγράφος

Мондриан, Пит

Пийт Мондриан

Пит Мондријан

Піт Мондріан

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פיט מונדריאן

بيت موندريان

پیت موندریان نقاش هلندی

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မွန်ဒရီယွန်

პიტ მონდრიანი

몬드리안, 피에트 1872-1944

몬드리안, 피트 1872-1944

몬드리언, 피트 1872-1944

피트 몬드리안

ピエト・モンドリアン

ピエト・モンドリアン オランダの画家

モンドリアン, ピエト

モンドリアン, ピート

皮特·蒙德里安

蒙德里安, 彼的 1872-1944

Languages
English (379)

German (57)

French (28)

Italian (13)

Dutch (11)

Japanese (2)

Spanish (2)

Romanian (1)

Covers
Mondrian : the art of destructionMondrian, 1892-1914 : the path to abstraction : cataloguePiet MondrianPlastic art and pure plastic art, 1937, and other essays, 1941-1943Natural reality and abstract reality : an essay in trialogue formMondrian, De StijlPiet Mondrian, 1872-1944 : structures in spaceMondrianPiet Mondrian : colour, structure and symbolism : an essay