Maurice Denis - Le spirituel dans l'art

Maurice Denis - Le spirituel dans l'art

French language

At the age of 15, Maurice Denis wrote in his Diary: "Yes, I must be a Christian painter [...], I feel I must. [...] First I'll write my notes [...]. And then I will do Art, mass Art, in everything and everywhere. I will gorge myself, I will get drunk on this pure and holy enjoyment, ...
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Characteristics

Museum :
Musée d'Orsay
EAN :
9782070319299
Reference :
GK195073

Editor

Diffuseur :
FLAMMARION SA
Distributeur :
FLAMMARION SA
Author :
JEAN PAUL BOUILLON

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The artist

Denis Maurice (1870-1943)

Maurice Denis (1870-1943) still occupies an ambiguous position today. The man who was nicknamed the "nabi with beautiful icons" is celebrated alongside Vuillard and Bonnard as one of the most important Nabis painters, one of the initiators of the movement and its brilliant theoretician.