Auberjonois, René Victor

Auberjonois, René Victor

(rənā` vēktôr` ōbāzhônwä`), 1872–1957, Swiss artist. Auberjonois settled in Lausanne in 1914 and created costumes for Stravinsky's Histoire du Soldat (1917). His paintings, characterized by muted colors and geometric forms, reveal an independent spirit influenced by cubismcubism,
art movement, primarily in painting, originating in Paris c.1907. Cubist Theory

Cubism began as an intellectual revolt against the artistic expression of previous eras.
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