Frases de Fernand Léger

Fernand Léger Foto
0   0

Fernand Léger

Fecha de nacimiento: 4. Febrero 1881
Fecha de muerte: 17. Agosto 1955

Anuncio

Fernand Léger fue un destacado pintor cubista francés de la primera mitad del siglo XX. La principal colección de sus obras puede verse Museo nacional Fernand-Léger, localizado en Biot en los Alpes Marítimos, un museo del Estado francés inuagurado en 1960.

Autores similares

Claude Monet Foto
Claude Monet12
pintor francés
Henri Matisse Foto
Henri Matisse20
pintor francés
Pablo Picasso Foto
Pablo Picasso28
pintor español
Alfonso Daniel Rodríguez Castelao Foto
Alfonso Daniel Rodríguez Castelao56
escritor, político, médico y dibujante gallego
Frida Kahlo Foto
Frida Kahlo21
pintora y poeta mexicana

Frases Fernand Léger

Anuncio

„I myself have employed the close-up, which is the cinema's only real invention. The fragment of the object has also been of use to me; by isolating it you personalize it. All this work has led me to regard the phenomenon of objectivity as a new and highly contemporary value in itself [quote of c. 1927].“

—  Fernand Léger
Quote in 'Autour de Ballet Méchanique', as quoted in Fernand Léger – The Later Years -, catalogue ed. Nicolas Serota; published by the Trustees of the Whitechapel Art gallery, London, Prestel Verlag, 1988, pp. 21-22

„Isn't it human to go beyond the limits, to grow beyond oneself, to strive toward freedom! The round is free. [quote on the Circus, 1950's]“

—  Fernand Léger
Quote from Fernand Léger - The Later Years, catalogue ed. Nicolas Serota, published by the Trustees of the Whitechapel Art gallery, London, Prestel Verlag, 1988, p. 17

„.. a yellow square, a red and blue avenue, an Eiffel tower with a camouflaged silhouette.... that would all be lit up at night, instead of fireworks. [a proposal to Trotsky of a 'polychrome Moscow', for the 1937 exhibition].“

—  Fernand Léger
Quote from Fernand Léger – The Later Years -, catalogue ed. Nicolas Serota, published by the Trustees of the Whitechapel Art gallery, London, Prestel Verlag, 1988; p. 60

Anuncio

„.. between ourselves, do you think a worker wants to hang a picture in his home where he sees himself sweating in a factory? He would prefer a bouquet of flowers or a pretty landscape. [Leger's critic on Aragon's Social Realism ]“

—  Fernand Léger
Quote, 1950, in: Fernand Léger - The Later Years, catalogue ed. Nicolas Serota, published by the Trustees of the Whitechapel Art gallery, London, Prestel Verlag, 1988, p. 67

Anuncio

Help us translate English quotes

Discover interesting quotes and translate them.

Translate quotes
Siguiente
Aniversarios de hoy
Francesco Petrarca Foto
Francesco Petrarca9
lírico y humanista italiano 1304 - 1374
Pancho Villa Foto
Pancho Villa14
mexicano nacimiento des conocido 1878 - 1923
Paul Valéry Foto
Paul Valéry24
1871 - 1945
Otros (number)s aniversarios hoy
Autores similares
Claude Monet Foto
Claude Monet12
pintor francés
Henri Matisse Foto
Henri Matisse20
pintor francés
Pablo Picasso Foto
Pablo Picasso28
pintor español