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Mondrian: Mr Boogie-Woogie Man

Synopsis
Traces Mondrian’s artistic development from his austere Calvinist upbringing to his first encouter with cubism. Examines key paintings in detail and explores his theories. Discusses his move to New York in 1940 and his passion for jazz as revealed in the painting ‘Broadway Boogie Woogie’.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Year of production
1995
Subjects
Art
Keywords
Mondrian, Piet (1872-1944); paintings - American

Credits

Director
Janice Sutherland
Cast
John Golding 
Yve-Alain Bois 

Distribution Formats

Type
VHS
Format
PAL
Price
£14.95
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
51 minutes
Year
2011

Production Company

Name

BBC Television

Name

RM Arts

Distributor

Name

Phaidon Press

Contact
Daniel Groenewald (Head of UK Sales & Marketing)
Email
enquiries@phaidon.com
Web
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Phone
020 7843 1206
Fax
020 7843 1215
Notes
A series of 60+ films on major artists, many of which have been broadcast on the Southbank Show. Sale on video. (Some of the titles are available for sale on DVD from Illuminations.

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