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Juan Gris

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José Victoriano González, who later becomes Juan Gris, was born in Madrid in 1887. He abandons his prior engineering studies, to begin in 1904 his studies at the School of Art and Manufacture of Madrid, and devotes himself to painting. His first works are inspired by the ‘Jugendstil’ (current German Art Nouveau) that the of the art world of Madrid . . .

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Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
*« Juan Gris, l’œuvre peint », D. Cooper et autres, 2 volumes, Ed. Berggruen, Paris, 1977 *« Juan Gris, dessinateur de presse, 1904-1912. De Madrid à Montmartre », R. Bachollet, Ed. El Viso, Madrid, 2003. All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • « Juan Gris », G. Waldemar, coll. Peintres Nouveaux, Ed. Gallimard, Paris, 1931
  • « Juan Gris, un peintre cubiste », J. A. Gaya Nuno, Ed. Poligrafa, 1984
  • « J. G. », J. A. Gaya Nuno, Grands Maîtres de l'A. C., Ed. Albin Michel, 1985
  • « J.G., sa vie, son œuvre, ses écrits », D.-H. Kahnweiler, Ed. Gallimard, 1991
  • « Juan Gris - Peintures et dessins », auteurs collectifs, Ed. Musées de Marseille, 1999
  • « Juan Gris », C. Derouet, Ed. Centre G. Pompidou, Paris, 1999
  • « Juan Gris - 100 œuvres sur papier », cat., Ed. Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, 2001
  • « Juan Gris », Claude Mollard, Ed. Cercle d'Art, 2006
  • « J. G. : Rimes de la forme et de la couleur », C. Laroche et autres, Beaux Arts Ed., 2011
  • « Cubisme », A. Gantefuhrer-Trier, coll. Basic Art, Ed. Taschen, 2015
To read from the artist :
  • « Les possibilités de la peinture », conférence-lecture, Sorbonne, Paris, 1924
  • « Ecrits », coll. La petite classique, Ed. de la Nerthe, 2014
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Art movements

  • + CUBISM / 1907-1925 / Robert Delaunay, Marcel Duchamp, Charles Dufresne, Jacques Lipchitz, Jean Metzinger, etc.
  • + PURISM / 1920-1927 / Marcelle Cahn, Otto Gustav Carlsund, etc.
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