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Cubism (1907-1914)Created through a joint effort between Pablo Picasso and Georges BraqueTerm was coined by art critic Louis Vauxcelles after seeing Braques landscape paintings Picassos painting Les Demoiselles dAvignon made way for the beginnings of cubismArtists focused on bringing out the two-dimensionality of the canvasNotable artists: Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque, Marcel Duchamp, Juan Gris, Jean MitzingerAnalytic and Synthetic CubismAnalytic Cubism focused on fragmenting subjects into small facets and analyzing them from different anglesWorks were nearly abstract and monochrome (using mainly browns and grays)Often put letters in their paintingsSynthetic CubismOften made from colored paperCut paper pieces embodied the entire object in the art work
Cubist ArtStill Life With A Bottle Of RumArtist: Created by Pablo PicassoDate: Painted in 1911Medium: Oil on CanvasLocation painted: Cret, French PyreneesCurrent Location: Gallery 905Fun Fact: Picasso worked on this piece with Braque where they both decided to make their own paintings. Thats why they have similar styles.
Cubist ArtStill Life With A Pair Of BanderillasArtist: Georges BraqueDate: Painted in 1911Medium: Oil and charcoal with sand on canvasLocation Painted: Cret, French PyreneesCurrent Location: Not on Display Fun Fact: This painting looks very similar to Picassos painting but it has a different medium.
The Accordionist (Summer 1911)Pablo PicassoOil on canvas (130.2 x 89.5 cm)Solomon R. Guggenheim MuseumMan with a Guitar (1912)Georges BraqueOil on canvas (116.2 x 80.9 cm)Museum of Modern ArtThe Accordionist (1911)Painted by Pablo Picasso in Cret, FranceMarked the climax of cubismOil on canvas (130.2 x 89.5 cm)Intended to portray a musician from multiple angles at the same timeMeant to capture the idea of thinking rather than seeing a pictureCurrently located at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Man with a Guitar (1911-1912)Painted by Georges Braque in Cret, FranceIconic of Analytic cubismOil on canvas (116.2 x 80.9 cm)Picture of a guitarist displayed from multiple anglesAlmost abstract and indecipherableCurrently located at the Museum of Modern Art
Candlestick and Playing Cards on a Table
Georges Braque (French, 18821963)Oval: 25 5/8 x 21 3/8 in. (65.1 x 54.3 cm)Oil on canvasAt the center can be seen the corner of a table which id on top of the round base of a brass candlestick and, at the right, two playing cards.ArtilleryRoger de La Fresnaye 51 1/4 x 62 3/4 in. (130.2 x 159.4 cm)Oil on canvasArtillery officers on white and brown horses accompany an ammunition wagon for moving artillery that transports a field gun and three soldiers in helmets.
Works CitedAvgikos, Jan. "Guggenheim." Collection Online. Guggenheim, n.d. Web. 12 Oct. 2013."MoMA Learning." MoMA. Museum of Modern Art, n.d. Web. 12 Oct. 2013.Works Cited"Still Life with a Bottle of Rum." The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, n.d. Web. 16 Oct. 2013."Still Life with Banderillas." The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, n.d. Web. 16 Oct. 2013."Under the Wave off Kanagawa (Kanagawa Oki Nami Ura), Also Known as the Great Wave, from the Series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku Sanjrokkei)." The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, n.d. Web. 16 Oct. 2013.One Hundred Boys. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, n.d. Web. 16 Oct. 2013.