14.4 x 11.8" CM 36.5 x 30 // framed 15.3 x 3 x 1.2" CM 39x30x3. At twenty years, decided to become a painter, he moved to Paris, where he became a friend of Robert Dalaunay. Around 1908 he met the writer Max Jacob, thanks to which he joined the circle of Guillaume Apollinaire, which includes Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso. In 1910 he exhibited for the first time at the Salon des Indépendants. In the years 1910 and 1911 he publishes various articles on contemporary painting and later contributes periodically to the literature on modern art.
In 1911 his works appear, with those of Delaunay, Albert Gleizes and Fernand Léger, in the controversial Room 41 of the Salon des Indépendants, the first official collective of Cubist painters. In the same year his works are also exhibited at the Salon d'Automne in Paris. In 1912 he collaborated with Gleizes to the drafting of Du Cubisme, a text that outlines the theoretical basis of Cubism.
Also in that year is among the founders of the Section d'Or and exhibited at the Galerie de la Boétie in Paris with other members of the group, including Gleizes, Gris, Roger de La Fresnaye, Alexander Archipenko, Louis Marcoussis and Léger. Color fidelity of photos presented is not guaranteed. Lack of a condition statement does not imply that a lot is perfect.
The item "JEAN METZINGER oil on original wood from 1920's Framed" is in sale since Wednesday, May 26, 2021. This item is in the category "Art, antiquités\Art du XXe, contemporain\Peintures". The seller is "fine-arte" and is located in Eymet.
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