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Published by The Museum in New York .
Written in English


  • De Stijl.,
  • Art, Modern -- 20th century.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Alfred H. Barr, Jr. ; with a preface by Philip C. Johnson.
ContributionsBarr, Alfred Hamilton, 1902-1981
LC ClassificationsNA2440.N4 M9 1961
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p. :
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19643270M

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  There are various answers: De Stijl was a magazine; De Stijl was an art movement; and De Stijl was an idea, a world view, and an approach to This fascinating survey, the most comprehensive book to be published on the subject, seeks to unravel that question and to consider how the theory of De Stijl (Dutch for "The Style") matched its actual /5(10). This book is the first to emphasize the local context of De Stijl and explore its relationship to the distinctive character of Dutch modernism. It examines how the debates concerning abstraction in painting and spatiality in architecture were intimately connected to contemporary developments in the fields of urban planning, advertising, interior design and exhibition design. Rietveld, architect, joins de Stijl and designs de Stijl furniture. Relations of group with other countries begin. Van Doesburg and Mondrian divide canvases into a grid of regular squares or rectangles. Leyden, April: second manifesto of de Stijl signed by van Doesburg, Kok and Mondrian. De Stijl (; Dutch pronunciation:), Dutch for "The Style", also known as neoplasticism, was a Dutch artistic movement founded in in Amsterdam. The De Stijl consisted of artists and architects [1] In a narrower sense, the term De Stijl is used to refer to a body of work from to founded in the Netherlands. [2] [3] Proponents of De Stijl advocated pure abstraction and universality.

About this Item: Harry N. Abrams, Inc, Publishers, New York, Hardcover. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. First English Edition. pp, introduction; Documents; De Stijl ; De Stijl (Jubilee Number); De Stijl and (Aubette Number; De Stijl: Final Number; list of 8 colour plates, list of 58 b&w monochrome illustrations, biographies, index of names. De Stijl (/ də ˈstaɪl /; Dutch pronunciation: [də ˈstɛil]), Dutch for "The Style", also known as Neoplasticism, was a Dutch art movement founded in in Leiden. De Stijl consisted of artists and architects. In a narrower sense, the term De Stijl is used to refer to a body of work from . De Stijl () Al decir De Stijl uno siempre piensa: Holanda, composición, colores, líneas rectas E inevitablemente le viene a la cabeza el nombre de Piet Mondrian. Es sin duda la cabeza visible de este movimiento de principios del siglo XX. De Stijl Art and Environment of Neoplasticism Published by Kawade Shobo Shinsha and Sezon Museum of Art ().

The work of De Stijl was disseminated primarily through its periodical, De Stijl, published irregularly from to and in as a memorial issue for van Doesburg. Van Doesburg, as its editor, published art, architecture, graphic design, essays, and manifestos for an increasingly international audience.   The name De Stijl, title of a magazine founded in the Netherlands in , is now used to identify the abstract art and functional architecture of its major contributors: Mondrian, Van Doesburg, Van der Leck, Oud, Wils and Rietveld. De Stijl achieved international acclaim by the end of the s and its paintings, buildings and furniture made fundamental contributions to the modern movement. Get this from a library! De Stijl, [Alfred H Barr, Jr.; Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)]. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Barr, Alfred Hamilton, De Stijl, New York, Museum of Modern Art, distributed by Doubleday.