TITLE

The decorative landscape, Fauvism, and the arabesque of observation

AUTHOR(S)
Benjamin, Roger
PUB. DATE
June 1993
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Jun93, Vol. 75 Issue 2, p295
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Proposes landscape as an artifice in which place is `staged' decoratively. Historical discourse on decorative landscape; Emergent category in the 1890s; Fauve landscape; Arabesque indicating trans-cultural status; Employment of arabesque by Matisse and Derain.
ACCESSION #
9309035201

 

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