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Old 04-24-14, 03:28 PM
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A Classic Look



Piet Mondrian, Composition avec rouge, noir, bleu et jaune, 1928











(Landon Coast to Coast: Mondrian and a Million Dollar View)



Sometimes the old ways are best…

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Old 04-24-14, 03:46 PM
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my black/red motos are more rothko.
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Agree - I like yours best.
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I like the chair. So much so that I have one.

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^Nice Mondrian chair!

Originally Posted by KonAaron Snake View Post
Agree - I like yours best.
Thanks, Aaron!

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my black/red motos are more rothko.
I see it!



Rothko, Four Darks in Red.

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^ ha.

if you're ever in houston, spend a day at the rothko chapel, menil, and mfah. you won't regret it.

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Rietveld, not Mondrian.

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^Nice Mondrian chair!


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Ce n'ets pas mal.
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"Mondrian" style decals also used for years on Jack Taylor bikes.



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Originally Posted by gaucho777 View Post

For some reason this Volvo with it's mostly long horizontal rectangles on it's body seems to give me more of a "Usonian" feel,.....instead of "Mondrian"......
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Waiting for the E.L. Kirchner model.
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Originally Posted by Chombi View Post
For some reason this Volvo with it's mostly long horizontal rectangles on it's body seems to give me more of a "Usonian" feel,.....instead of "Mondrian"......
Huh! It struck me as more Hundertvasser.
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pictured: Mondriaan, 'Bama, sycophants.
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Brilliant thread, gang. My favorite of recent history.
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Originally Posted by seedsbelize View Post
Huh! It struck me as more Hundertvasser.
Hundertvasser??......Nahhh, cause I highly suspect that he actually had a secret hate of straight edged drawing implements.....

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Victory Boogie Woogie, 1944. Unfinished. An extension of the line of development explored in Broadway Boogie Woogie painted in 1943. The title a reference to the Allied victory in Europe.
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Originally Posted by eschlwc View Post
^ ha.

if you're ever in houston, spend a day at the rothko chapel, menil, and mfah. you won't regret it.

Looks like a lovely place, awesome photo too. Pauly
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