Orphism: the evolution of non-figurative painting in Paris 1910-1914

By: Spate, Virginia

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Red hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers, and light foxing to endpapers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light shelfwear. Not price-clipped. 409pp. 8 colour plates and 254 b/w illustrations. The Orphists were a group of painters, including Robert Delaunay, Frantisek Kupka, Fernand Leger, and Francis Picabia, christened as such by the poet Apollinaire. The movement was short-lived, c.1912 and essentially developed different forms of abstract painting.

Title: Orphism: the evolution of non-figurative painting in Paris 1910-1914

Author Name: Spate, Virginia

Categories: European Art (20th/21st Century),

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press (Oxford University Press): 1979

ISBN Number: 0198171978

ISBN Number 13: 9780198171973

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 005405

Keywords: robert delaunay, leger, picabia,