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date: 24 October 2020

Feininger, Lyonel (1871–1956). Painter and printmaker 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists
Author(s):

Ann Lee Morgan

Generally based on architectural or maritime subjects, his lyrical, even mystical compositions feature fragmented, overlapping, and often translucent planes derived from cubism. Glowing color abets transcendental aspirations to achieve a soaring, idiosyncratic expression in the tradition of romantic painters such as ... ...

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