|Counter composition XIII, 1929, Theo van Doesburg|
|Mouvement Héroïque, 1916, Theo van Doesburg|
|What was Modern Art like one-hundred years ago? |
You're looking at it.
|Published from 1917|
|Van Doesburg's work shows considerable influences relating |
to Mondrian and their on-again, off-again friendship. Note
his use of diagonals, however, a design element seldom seen
in Mondrian's work.
|Composition in Gray|
Theo van Doesburg
|Van Doesburg's abstract tribute(upper image) to |
Cezanne's series of Card Players.
|De Stijl was as much about graphic design as it was about painting.|
|Composition Décentralisée, |
1924, Theo van Doesburg.
His Counter composition XIII
(top) was one of his final paintings.