Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953

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French Cubist painter, illustrator, and theoretician (1881-1953).

From the description of Letters to René Delhumeau, 1929-1931. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 82422221

French painter, illustrator and Cubist theoretician.

From the description of Homocentrisme ou le retour de l'homme chretien suivi de le rythme dans les arts plastiques [corrected proofs], 1937. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79257397

Albert Gleizes was a French Cubist painter, whose creations and writings about aesthetics and art theory were influenced by his religious conversion in 1917 during his residence in New York. He created the religious, artisanal and artistic communities of Moly Sabat at Sablons (Isère). From 1939 he continued his activity at his estate in Saint-Rémy-de Provence, surrounded by his disciples in a climate of mystic community.

From the description of Letters to Robert Morel, 1948. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 80570613

The French Cubist painter Albert Gleizes also wrote about aesthetics and art theory. After 1939, he retired to his estate in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, surrounded by his disciples in a climate of mystic community.

From the description of Letters, 1936-1950. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 83030693

French painter.

From the description of Letter, 1941. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 83205272

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Crotti, Jean, 1878-1958. Jean Crotti papers, 1910-1973. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Lazzell, Blanche, 1878-1956. Blanche Lazzell papers, 1890-1982. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Bouché, Louis, 1896-1969. Louis Bouché interview, 1963 Mar. 13. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Montross Gallery. Montross Gallery exhibition catalogs, 1908-1926. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kleinschmidt, Hans J. Research files, 1902-1975. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953. Les clowns. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Crotti, Jean, 1878-1958. Jean Crotti papers, 1910-1973. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1918, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Roché, H. P. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1917-1929. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953. Letter, 1941. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953. Letters, 1936-1950. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Pierre Matisse Gallery (New York, N.Y.). Pierre Matisse Gallery records, 1925-1989. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953. L'homme au balcon, 1912 [Multimédia multisupport]. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Rolland de Renéville, 1903-1962. Letters received, 1934-1954. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953. Les clowns [Multimédia multisupport]. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Lazzell, Blanche, 1878-1956. Blanche Lazzell papers, 1890-1982. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953. Letters to René Delhumeau, 1929-1931. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953. Letters to Robert Morel, 1948. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953. L'homme au balcon, 1912. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Bouché, Louis, 1896-1969. Oral history interview with Louis Bouché, 1963 Mar. 13. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Barzun, 1881-1973. Henri Martin Barzun papers 1909-1967. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Herbert Matter papers, ca. 1937-1984 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
creatorOf Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953. Homocentrisme ou le retour de l'homme chretien suivi de le rythme dans les arts plastiques [corrected proofs], 1937. J. Paul Getty Center, Arts Archives
creatorOf GLEIZES, ALBERT. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Matter, Herbert, 1907-1984. Herbert Matter papers, circa 1937-1984. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Crowley, Grace, 1890-1979. Papers [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953. Albert Léon Gleizes : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1930?-1990 [graphic] [compiled by staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York]. Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection
referencedIn Gleizes, Juliette Roche. Correspondence to Edward F. Fry, 1962. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Saint-Maur, 1906-. Letters received, 1949-1950. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Crotti, Jean, 1878-1958. Jean Crotti papers, 1913-1973, bulk 1913-1961. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Jean Crotti papers, 1913-1973, bulk 1913-1961 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
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associatedWith Barzun, 1881-1973. person
associatedWith Bouché, Louis, 1896-1969. person
associatedWith Crotti, Jean, 1878-1958. person
associatedWith Crowley, Grace, 1890-1979. person
associatedWith Delhumeau, René. person
associatedWith Dunoyer de Segonzac, André, 1884-1974. person
associatedWith Gleizes, Juliette Roche. person
associatedWith Henry, Charles, 1859-1926. person
associatedWith Kleinschmidt, Hans J. person
associatedWith Lazzell, Blanche, 1878-1956. person
correspondedWith Lhote, André, 1885-1962 person
associatedWith Matter, Herbert, 1907-1984. person
associatedWith Montross Gallery. corporateBody
correspondedWith Morel, Robert fl. 1943-1965 person
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Pierre Matisse Gallery (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Roché, H. P. person
associatedWith Roche, Juliette. person
associatedWith Rolland de Renéville, 1903-1962. person
associatedWith Saint-Maur, 1906- person
associatedWith Sénéchal, Christian. person
correspondedWith Vinchon, J. (Jean), 1884-1964 person
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France
France
France
France
Subject
Art, Modern--20th century
Aesthetics
Painting, French--20th century
Art and mental illness
Artists' writings
Art--French (?)--Reproductions
Painters--Correspondence
Art brut
Arts, French
Art--Exhibitions
Artist colonies
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Artists
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Birth 1881-12-08

Death 1953-06-23

French

English,

French

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