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Léger, Fernand 1881-1955

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Functions of painting by Fernand Léger( Book )

74 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays, written between 1920 and 1953, by an influential, modern painter on the purpose of art in modern life
Fernand Léger by Werner Schmalenbach( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leger and the avant-garde by Christopher Green( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concentrated on the period 1909-1927
Fernand Léger : a painter in the city by Serge Fauchereau( Book )

15 editions published in 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picasso, Braque, Léger, and the Cubist spirit, 1919-1939 by Kenneth Wayne( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume presents art and design in France during the years between the two World Wars, in an effort to dispel the perception that Cubism was only a pre-World War I phenomenon. After the war, Cubist painting became more varied, colorful, and accessible, and began to affect other media such as furniture, fashion, cinema and architecture. What had begun as a rarefied pictorial style became a popular language. The first essay addresses Picasso's abundant and varied cubist painting. The second essay treats the art of three major Cubists -- Picasso, Braque, and Leger -- in the context of the various cubist idioms that developed. The third essay, also broad in scope, examines the significant relationship between Cubism and the decorative arts in France
Fernand Léger : the monumental art by Yvonne Brunhammer( Book )

8 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

S'intéresse à la dimension murale et architecturale de l'oeuvre du peinture. F. Léger, à la faveur d'amitié avec des architectes comme Le Corbusier, Charlotte Perriand ou Wallace Harrison, a réalisé des panneaux muraux conçus pour animer le mur plutôt que le décorer, lui apporter une signification. Ce livre est publié à l'occasion d'une exposition à Toulouse en 2005
Picasso, Braque, Léger : masterpieces from Swiss collections( Book )

7 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avant garde and experimental films( Visual )

23 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five short films selected from the avant garde movement of the 1920's and 1930's
Fernand Léger : contrasts of forms by Matthew Affron( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curated by Léger scholar Matthew Affron and organized by the University of Virginia Art Museum, this tightly focused exhibition unites two landmark paintings with eleven works on paper from major museums and private collections. Fernand Léger: Contrasts of Forms was presented at the University of Virginia Art Museum from January 19 to March 18, 2007, and will be at the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Art Museums, from April 14 to June 10, 2007. The full-color catalogue features two essays. Affron examines the logic of the Contrasts of Forms and the importance of this cycle in shaping the character of Léger's art. Maria Gough (Stanford University) focuses on the drawings and on Léger's notion of abstraction
Hommage à F. Léger by Fernand Léger( Book )

5 editions published between 1955 and 1971 in French and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology of surreal cinema( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La coquille et le clergyman: "Obsessed with a general's wife, a clergyman has strange visions of death and lust, while struggling against his own eroticism"--Container
Fernand Léger, 1911-1924 : the rhythm of modern life by Fernand Léger( Book )

29 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monografie van de Franse beeldend kunstenaar (1881-1955)
Fernand Léger by Pierre Descargues( Book )

8 editions published between 1955 and 1997 in French and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Úvodní studie, věnovaná tvůrčímu vývoji jednoho z předních představitelů kubismu a abstraktního malířství ve Francii, je doplněna řadou reprodukcí, dokumentujících malířovo osobité pojetí i ztvárnění námětu, formy a kompozice
Fernand Leger : Gouachen Aquarelle Zeichnungen by Fernand Léger( Book )

7 editions published in 1983 in 3 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fernand Léger : the later years by Fernand Léger( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fernand Leger: five themes and variations; [exhibition '62/2, February 28-April 29, 1962] by Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum( Book )

7 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fernand Léger's painting "The Great Parade" (La grande parade) (1954) is a tour de force. The work depicts circus characters engulfed by all of the paraphernalia of their vocation highlighted against autonomous swathes of vibrant primary color. The Great Parade is the fruit of extensive creative efforts and in its completion reveals many artistic preoccupations featured in his earlier work. This publication brings into focus thirty-six extant studies focusing on the leisure activity of the working class that bear direct reference to The Great Parade. The catalogue is separated into five sections; the introduction, written by Thomas M. Messer, deals with the five themes and variations at play in this key work. The four following sections adopt a thematic format, focusing on previous cycles that are quoted in The Great Parade. They are divided as follows: "County Outing," "The Constructors," "The Cyclist," and "The Divers." This publication highlights the various stages of evolution and depth of consideration, which culminated in this decisive work. A biography and bibliography are also included
F. Léger by Gaston Diehl( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fernand Léger et le nouvel espace by Douglas Cooper( Book )

3 editions published in 1949 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Léger by Art Institute of Chicago( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Léger by André Verdet( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Picasso, Braque, Léger, and the Cubist spirit, 1919-1939
Alternative Names
Fernan Leže

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Fernand Léger Frans kunstschilder

Fernand Léger fransk maler

Fernand Léger französischer Maler, Grafiker und Keramiker

Fernand Léger French painter

Fernand Léger malarz francuski

Fernand Léger peintre français

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Fernāns Ležē

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Léger, Fernand

Léger Jules-Fernand-Henri

Léger, Jules Fernand Henri 1881-1955

Lez’eh, Fernan 1881-1955

Leže, Fernan 1881-1955

Lezeh, Fernan

Lez'eh, Fernan 1881-1955

Lezhe, Fernan

Lezhe, Fernan 1881-1955

Reje, Ferunan

Reje, Ferunan 1881-1955

Φερνάν Λεζέ Γάλλος ζωγράφος και γλύπτης

Леже, Фернан французский художник-модернист, основоположник тубизма

Фернан Леже

Фернан Лежэ

Фэрнан Лежэ

Ֆեռնան Լեժե

פרנאן לז'ה

פרנאן לז'ה צייר צרפתי

فرنان لژه مجسمه‌ساز، نقاش، و کارگردان فرانسوی

فرناند ليجيه رسام فرنسي

페르낭 레제

フェルナン・レジェ

レジェ

レジェ, フェルナン

レジエフエルナン

レジエフエルナン 1881-1955

费尔南·莱热

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