braque braque  /b ˈræk/


  • (n) French painter who led the cubist movement (1882-1963)


  1. ToDo ToDay: Georges Braque and a Clash History Lesson

    The power duo isn’t just a politics thing. The art world has plenty of its own, including Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso. The two artists developed the style known as cubism, and together transformed the way we look at objects in art.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Washington City Paper

  2. Phillips showcases sumptuous still lifes from an overlooked period in the career of Georges Braque

    Georges Braque, Still Life with a Fruit Dish, 1936. Oil on canvas, 23 3/4 x 32 in. Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Samuel S. White 3rd and Vera White Collection, 1967 © 2013 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Art Daily

  3. Braque exhibition at D.C.'s Phillips highlights painter worth digging into

    WASHINGTON — Clearly visible within the neat borders on a piece of paper is the word "etude," French for study, in a detail from Georges Braque's ebullient 1929 painting, "The Round Table." Very likely, given Braque's interest in music and the bourgeois domesticity he cultivated, the etude in question is a piano work by Chopin, or perhaps Liszt or Debussy. But a guitar is also clearly visible on ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Troy Record

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