Definition of

Cubism

  1. (noun, group) an artistic movement in France beginning in 1907 that featured surfaces of geometrical planes

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Alternate forms of Cubism

Derivations: cubist, cubistic

Hyponyms: analytical cubism, synthetic cubism

Hypernyms: art movement, artistic movement

Origin of the word Cubism

  1. 1911, from Fr. cubisme, from cube (see cube), said to have been coined at the 1908 Salon des Ind?pendants in ref. to a work by Georges Braque. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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