Artists Famous Section D'Or Artists

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List of famous Section d'Or artists, with images, bios, and information about their notable works. All the greatest artists associated with the Section d'Or movement are included here, along with clickable names for more details on that particular painter or sculptor. These notable Section d'Or period artists are organized alphabetically, but you may sort this information by clicking any column. Every well-known or influential figure in this movement is listed below. You can use the artists in this factual list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it. This list below has everything from Jacques Villon to Marcel Duchamp. (17 items)
Roger de La Fresnaye is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Section D'Or Artists
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Roger de La Fresnaye

Roger de La Fresnaye was a French cubist painter. ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: The Conquest of the Air

Birthplace: Le Mans, France

Associated periods or movements: Cubism, Section d'Or

Nationality: France

Art Forms: Painting

Marcel Duchamp is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Section D'Or Artists
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Marcel Duchamp was a French, naturalized American painter, sculptor, chess player, and writer whose work is associated with Dadaism and conceptual art, although careful about his use of the term Dada and direct association with Dada groups. Duchamp is commonly regarded, along with Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse, as one of the three artists who helped to define the revolutionary developments in the plastic arts in the opening decades of the twentieth century, responsible for significant developments in painting and sculpture. Duchamp has had an immense impact on twentieth-century and twenty first-century art. By World War I, he had rejected the work of many of his fellow artists as "retinal" ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: Nude Descending a Staircase, No. 2, La Boîte-en-valise (Box in a Suitcase), Why Not Sneeze, Rose Sélavy?, + more

Birthplace: Blainville-Crevon, France

Associated periods or movements: Dada, Surrealism, Conceptual art, Section d'Or

Nationality: France, United States of America

Art Forms: Sculpture, Painting

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Fernand Léger is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Section D'Or Artists
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Joseph Fernand Henri Léger was a French painter, sculptor, and filmmaker. In his early works he created a personal form of cubism which he gradually modified into a more figurative, populist style. His boldly simplified treatment of modern subject matter has caused him to be regarded as a forerunner of pop art. ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: The Baluster, Woman with a Book, Three Women, Mural Painting, The Divers, + more

Birthplace: Argentan, France

Associated periods or movements: Modernism, Cubism, Section d'Or

Nationality: France, French Third Republic

Art Forms: Painting, Printmaking

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Jean Metzinger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Section D'Or Artists
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Jean Dominique Antony Metzinger was a major 20th-century French painter, theorist, writer, critic and poet, who along with Albert Gleizes, developed the theoretical foundations of Cubism. His earliest works, from 1900 to 1904, were influenced by the Neo-impressionism of Georges Seurat and Henri-Edmond Cross. Between 1904 and 1907 Metzinger worked in the Divisionist and Fauvist styles with a strong Cézannian component, leading to some of the first proto-Cubist works. From 1908 Metzinger experimented with the faceting of form, a style that would soon become known as Cubism. His early involvement in Cubism saw him both as an influential artist and principal theorist of the movement. The idea of ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: L'Oiseau bleu, Femme assise (Woman with Book), Landscape, Still Life, Woman with Fan, + more

Birthplace: Nantes, France

Associated periods or movements: Fauvism, Divisionism, Cubism, Neo-impressionism, Section d'Or

Nationality: France

Art Forms: Painting

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