Juan gris 18871927 was a spanish painter and sculptor who spent most of his career in france as a pioneer of the cubist movement. Juan gris 1887 1927 spain is an artist born in 1887 the oldest auction result ever registered on the website for an artwork by this artist is a painting sold in 1984, at sothebys, and the most recent auction result is a painting sold in 2020. The open book juan gris was a spanish painter and sculptor who lived and worked in france most of his life. Nohra haime gallery, 2005 drawing, chilean 40 pages. Just six years later, gris too was known as a cubist and identified by at least one critic as picassos disciple. The estate of juan gris and their presence hold all necessary s and licences for all of his paintings and other works. The retrospective exhibition of juan gris at the national gallery of art in washington, d. Jun 11, 2011 juan gris painted this portrait of pablo picasso in 1912.
Juan gris was a spanish painter and sculptor who lived and worked in france most of his life. Juan gris, 1915, still life before an open window, place ravignan, oil on canvas, 115. Juan gris began his artistic career as an illustrator. Working from the template of synthetic cubism he was able to create paintings which are highly distinctive and although not as famous as picasso or braque his work is important when considering the cubist movement. Juan gris paintings art gallery buy oil painting on canvas for sale, shop handmade juan gris paintings reproductions by famous artists painters. Gris took a highly mathematical approach to cubist painting, rendering discrete forms with precision and exactitude, the resulting images almost resembling technical drawings. Artwork page for overlooking the bay, juan gris, 1921 gris spent several months during 19201 at bandol, a small port on the french mediterranean coast. Jul 14, 2002 gris, juan the open window 1921 150 kb. Learn more about portrait of the artists mother juan gris oil artwork, painted by one of the most celebrated masters in the history of art. Juan gris work the violin 1916 is composed with few objects, overlapping in colour planes and balanced diagonals. Originally trained in math and physics, juan gris moved to paris in 1906, where he met pablo picasso and georges braque and became involved in the cubist movement. All open book paintings ship within 48 hours and include a 30day moneyback guarantee. Matisse was a particularly prominent influence, especially for his use of colour.
He incorporated advertisements and newsprint into his work just like braque and picasso. Juan gris paintings index page 1 the complete works by artist juan gris. Learn more about the open book juan gris oil artwork, painted by one of the most celebrated masters in the history of art. Juan gris posters are available for sale at our beverly hills art gallery. He became influenced by the cubist paintings of pablo picasso and georges braque after moving to paris and was hailed as one of the movements leaders during world war i. A fitting monument to this masters genius, the book simply entitled juan gris was published in 1992 by yale university press to accompany a retrospective exhibition of the artists work at the whitechapel art gallery in london. In 1906 juan gris traveled to paris, where he met pablo picasso and georges braque and participated in the development of cubism.
Juan gris painting reproductions for sale canvas replicas. Juan gris, began to draw and paint a small number of stilllife compositions and portraits in a rented studio in montmartre. It was originally conceived and developed in france by pablo picasso and georges braque around 1907, but other artists soon adopted the style. Portrait of picasso, 1912, oil on canvas, the art institute of chicago. Portrait of pablo picasso 1912 juan gris still life before an open window place ravignan. Click here to explore complete information about juan gris biography and get. This is really kind of sad considering juan thought of picasso as a teacher. Place ravignan page 53, in which the street scene in the. Gris was also heavily inspired by the cubism movement that was just kicking off. Juan gris 1887 1927 nature morte circa 1926 gouache sur papier h. Compotier, carafe and open book juan gris oil paintings.
Juan gris posters denis bloch beverly hills art gallery. In spite of rather limited space, a young client wanted his apartment to have it all a living room, a kitchen, a dining area, a home theatre system, a bedroom, a walkin closet, a small library and a nice bathroom. Juan gris main period of artistic inspiration came when he moved to paris in 1906 and found himself surrounded by a plethora of the worlds best painters and sculptors. A clever tribute to his mentor, his portrait depicts. Jose victoriano gonzalezperez better known as juan gris march 23, 1887. James mathison cabeza grande cuadricula 2009 available. His works are closely connected to the emergence of an innovative artistic genre cubism, creating several of the movements most distinctive works. Juan gris was one of the first to copy cubism and brought it beyond france to his native spain and other countries.
We have a large inventory available offsite and we encourage you to make an appointment to see specific art works you are looking to collect. Juan gris was a creative artist who used many different art mediums combined together, which was much more unusual then as compared to. Our gris paintings are 100% handpainted on canvas by skilled artists. The open window by juan gris spanish painters, spanish artists, picasso. In the spring of 1911, the paris salon des independence began collecting the works of local cubist painters and held an exhibit featuring jean metzinger, fernand leger and robert delaunay. The below artworks are the most important by juan gris that both overview the major creative periods, and highlight the greatest achievements by the artist. This book presents a study of juan gris and cubism. Gris, juan the open window 1921 oil on canvas 65 x 100 cm the museo.
Featuring over 200,000 oil paintings by some 38,000 artists. He created highly distinctive style, which made his paintings highly demanded nowadays. Venezuelan sculptor james mathison renders the male figure with an anatomical precision. Portrait of pablo picasso by juan gris portraits cubistes, cubist portraits. Inspired by his time spent around picasso, matisse, braque, and others, his illustrations are known for their darkly humorous and satirical themes. Powered by create your own unique website with customizable templates. This substantial 9 x 11 tome contains 118 plates of gris paintings and drawings from all stages of his career. Juan gris began to paint seriously in 1910, developing at this time a personal cubist style. Using resin and bronze, he depicts standing nudes, individual portraits, and isolated fragments of the human body, such as outstretched forearms or clenched fists. Juan gris march 23, 1887 may 11, 1927, spanish painter. He left madrid in 1906 and settled in paris, living near picasso. Juan gris was a spanish painter and sculptor, who represented cubism movement.
While this juane gris iii print is supplied by a top art publisher, your framed artwork will be hand finished based on your customization inhouse by our skilled framing craftsmen. The book juan gris 18871927 was one of the most famous cubist painters. His portrait of picasso, painted in 1912, is considered one of the important early cubist paintings that was not painte. Featuring the largest collections by artists like monet, van gogh, rembrandt and more. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Jose victoriano carmelo carlos gonzalezperez 23 march 1887 11 may 1927, better. It is published to coincide with an exhibition at the whitechapel art gallery in london on 18th september. Juan legua, by juan gris, 1911, spanish cubist painting, oil on canvas. Juan gris oil painting reproduction arts oil painting.
Two of the greatest gris paintings of 1912 are the portrait of picasso page 18 and the. It is a mark of the quality of this picture that it has featured in several of the important exhibitions of gris works, including the retrospective in paris held a year after his untimely and tragic death, and the travelling retrospective in the united states three decades later. Art uk is the online home for every public collection in the uk. Juan gimenez was an argentine comic book artist from spain, who was specialized in science fiction comics for les humanoides associes. The geometric structure of juan griss crystal period is already palpable in still life before an open window, place ravignan june 1915. A clever tribute to his mentor, his portrait depicts picasso founder of cubism in the cubist style. Matisse was a particularly prominent influence, especially for his use of color. Still life of newspaper still life in front of open window painting. Juan gris biography oil paintings the worlds artist. Meyer collection, zurich dc 365 living beside the sea at bandol in. Its interesting though because according to gertrude stein a writer said that gris was the one person that picasso would have willingly wiped off the map. Juan gris paintings are closely connected to the emergence of an innovative artistic genrecubism. Juan gris 18871927 the open book card for sale at art unlimited the largest postcard collection more than 20. Paintings of people by juan gris wikimedia commons.
Painted late in 1917, violon et journal is a seminal stilllife by juan gris. A frame not only protects your print but can also add class and style to your finished art product. He was born in mendoza, argentina, where he studied industrial design. Juan gris paintings for sale juan gris art value price guide. Madrid, spain, ministry of culture, juan gris 18871927, september 20 november 24, 1985, pp.
Juan gris is the last of the great cubists after pablo picasso, georges braque and fernand leger to be given a major exhibition in the united states since 1980. Learn more about still life with book 19 juan gris oil artwork, painted by. Juan gris real name jos gonzlez was born in 1887 in madrid and studied mathematics, physics and. Juan gris 301 artworks buy museum art reproductions.
Gris lived a concise and miserable life, suffering chronic depression, implications of war and a physical illness. Juan gris work was highly calculated and at the same time deeply lyrical. The loose prints are the book 1911, the lamp 1914, book, pipe and glass 1915, the package of quaker oats 1915, the guitar on the table 1916, and grapes 1921. The open book was created in 1925 by juan gris in cubism style.
His great skills as a draughtsman led to commissions for illustrated newspapers, during which time he also tried his hand at painting. In this work, items commonly found in cubist still lifes the bottle, glass, newspaper and. Mar 2, 2016 juan gris 18871927 was a spanish painter and sculptor born in madrid. Juan gris is best known for his cubist still life paintings which took in a variety of objects which he would carefully prepare, though a portrait of pablo picasso also remains amongst his most famous paintings. Portrait of pablo picasso the art institute of chicago.
Discover artworks, explore venues and meet artists. Juan gris art prints and posters, available at wholesale to trade customers from liebermans. Juan gris 18871927 juan gris 18871927 still life with violin and glass, 1915 oil on canvas cubism was the first abstract art form and the most revolutionary art movement of the 20th century. Juan gris was born in 1887 in madrid, where from the age of 15 he studied at the escuela des artes y manufacturas. The open book juan gris canvas art oil paintings for sale. Jose victoriano gonzalez, later called juan gris, has been linked with his. To paint the open book we begin with a blank artist canvas and draw the outlines of what we will paint in charcoal, then we start to paint it, we use an artist palette, different paint brushes, quality oil paints and a. G r i s b i o g r a p h y juan gris 18871927 gris large canvas prints. Whereas braque and picasso tended to snip advertisements and newsprint into smithereens, however, gris leaves more of the original pieces of newsprint and advertisements intact, with an aim of preserving the integrity of the originals. The open book painting by juan gris reproduction 1st art. At find thousands of paintings categorized into thousands of categories. Objects or parts of objects, including a pipe, a glass, bottles, and a key, have been meticulously drawn and shaded in charcoal. Learn more about the musicians table juan gris oil artwork, painted by one of the most celebrated masters in the history of art.216 159 933 807 1499 1159 496 361 1484 983 373 1109 555 736 69 160 383 599 1176 216 94 954 437 230 5 639 1277 646 30 1307 1122 887 1237 167 1372 513 1058 77 804 846 1470 496 1189 849 758 1187 41