The Blaue Reiter Almanac

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Wassily Kandinsky, Franz Marc, Klaus Lankheit
MFA Publications, 1974 - Art - 296 pages
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Founded in 1911 and disbanded at the outbreak of World War I, the Blaue Reiter was the first systematic attempt to combine elements from multiple times and cultures into an avant-garde for the new century. This compendium of essays, images, and music edited by Wassily Kandinsky and Franz Marc, the movement's founders, presented the movement's synth"

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User Review  - Anthony - Goodreads

pleasantly surprised by the amount of interesting music writing in a volume i expected to be more exclusively about painting. very cool essay by arnold schoenberg about the relationship between music ... Read full review

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This is an essential volume for anyone interested in modern art. It has a message and philosophy that still resonates today. Read full review


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Spiritual Treasures by Franz Marc 1

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About the author (1974)

Wassily Kandinsky was born in 1866 and is one of the most famous artists of the 20th century.

Annegret Hoberg is Curator at the Stä dtische Galerie, the Lenbachhaus, Munich. She is responsible for the Blauer Reiter department and for the Kubin Archive.
Isabelle Jansen is writing her Ph.D. thesis on Franz Marc for the Université Paris-Sorbonne and is Curatorial Assistant at the Stä dtische Galerie, the Lenbachhaus, Munich.

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