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Material Information

Title:
Self Portrait
Physical Description:
Photograph
Language:
English
Creator:
Denis, Maurice, 1870-1943 ( Artist : painter )
Galleria degli Uffizi. ID=IFU
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Florence, Italy
Style: French Nabi
School: Nabist
Movement: Nabism
French
Painting;
Genre:
Painting
Painting
picture   ( marcgt )

Notes

Summary:
His paintings, usually on religious themes, have not proved so influential as his art theories. As the spokesman for symbolism and for the Nabis, Denis proposed his famous definition of painting: "Remember that a picture, before being a battle horse, a nude, an anecdote or whatnot, is essentially a flat surface covered with colors assembled in a certain order." In 1919, Denis attempted to revive the teaching of religious art and cofounded the Studios of Sacred Art. His writings include "Th

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida Library
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
usfldc doi - A01-PFF0212
usfldc handle - a1.pff0212
System ID:
SFS0035605:00001

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