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Peasant War print 7: The Prisoners, Käthe Kollwitz

Peasant War print 7: The Prisoners

Käthe Kollwitz, 1908
The Seven-Pointed Star No. 1, Hilma af Klint

The Seven-Pointed Star No. 1

Hilma af Klint, 1908
Village Street, Gabriele Münter

Village Street

Gabriele Münter, 1908
Woods Near Oele, Piet Mondrian

Woods Near Oele

Piet Mondrian, 1908
A Corner Of The Artist's Room, Paris, Gwendolen Mary John

A Corner Of The Artist's Room, Paris

Gwendolen Mary John, 1907-1909
Äitini, My Mother, Helene Schjerfbeck

Äitini, My Mother

Helene Schjerfbeck, 1909
Allegro, Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis

Allegro

Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis, 1909
Angels (Paradise), Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis

Angels (Paradise)

Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis, 1909
Denise at Her Dressing Table, Mary Cassatt

Denise at Her Dressing Table

Mary Cassatt, 1908-1909
Dune 1, Piet Mondrian

Dune 1

Piet Mondrian, 1909
Dune 2, Piet Mondrian

Dune 2

Piet Mondrian, 1909
Dune 3, Piet Mondrian

Dune 3

Piet Mondrian, 1909
Fairy Tale, Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis

Fairy Tale

Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis, 1909
Fallen Leaves, 落ち葉 (Ochiba), Hishida Shunsō

Fallen Leaves, 落ち葉 (Ochiba)

Hishida Shunsō, 1909
Fishing, Natalia Goncharova

Fishing

Natalia Goncharova, 1909
Futurist Manifesto (Print), Filippo Tommaso Marinetti

Futurist Manifesto (Print)

Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, 1909
Réunion à la campagne, Marie Laurencin

Réunion à la campagne

Marie Laurencin, 1909
Riot in the Galleria, Umberto Boccioni

Riot in the Galleria

Umberto Boccioni, 1909
Schynige Plate, Ferdinand Hodler

Schynige Plate

Ferdinand Hodler, 1909
Self-portrait at the Dressing Table, Zinaida Serebriakova

Self-portrait at the Dressing Table

Zinaida Serebriakova, 1909
Starry Sky, Attempt, Wenzel Hablik

Starry Sky, Attempt

Wenzel Hablik, 1909
The Dark Mountain, No. 1, Marsden Hartley

The Dark Mountain, No. 1

Marsden Hartley, 1909
The Dark Mountain, No. 2, Marsden Hartley

The Dark Mountain, No. 2

Marsden Hartley, 1909
The Flatiron, Early Photography

The Flatiron

Edward J. Steichen, 1904-1909

Literature has exalted pensive immobility, ecstasy, and sleep. We exalt aggressive action, a feverish insomnia...The world’s magnificence has been enriched by a new beauty: the beauty of speed.

The Futurist Manifesto

Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, 1909
The Mother, Umberto Boccioni

The Mother

Umberto Boccioni, 1909
The Sin, Franz Stuck

The Sin

Franz Stuck, c. 1909
Waves - Creative Force, Wenzel Hablik

Waves - Creative Force

Wenzel Hablik, 1909
Woman looking into a mirror, Constantin Brancusi

Woman looking into a mirror

Constantin Brancusi, 1909

Even if someone paints a 'green sun', I will not say it is wrong.

A Green Sun

Kōtarō Takamura, 1910
Angels Appearing before the Shepherds, Henry Ossawa Tanner

Angels Appearing before the Shepherds

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1910
Assembly: Female nude Slavic woman's head emerging from a Vase, François Auguste René Rodin

Assembly: Female nude Slavic woman's head emerging from a Vase

François Auguste René Rodin, 1900-1910
Between Scylla and Charybdis, Adolf Hirémy-Hirschl

Between Scylla and Charybdis

Adolf Hirémy-Hirschl, 1910
Black Cat, 黒き猫, Hishida Shunsō

Black Cat, 黒き猫

Hishida Shunsō, 1910
Buddha, Odilon Redon

Buddha

Odilon Redon, 1910
Butterflies, Odilon Redon

Butterflies

Odilon Redon, 1910
Calaveras from the heap, José Guadalupe Posada

Calaveras from the heap

José Guadalupe Posada, 1910

Every work of art is the child of its age and, in many cases, the mother of our emotions.

Concerning the Spiritual in Art — Part 1

Wassily Kandinsky, 1910

A first encounter with any new phenomenon exercises immediately an impression on the soul.

Concerning the Spiritual in Art — Part 2: About Painting

Wassily Kandinsky, 1910
Girl with a Mandolin (Portrait of Fanny Tellier), Pablo Picasso

Girl with a Mandolin (Portrait of Fanny Tellier)

Pablo Picasso, 1910
Girl with Parrot, Pierre Bonnard

Girl with Parrot

Pierre Bonnard, 1910
Giulia Leonardi, Ferdinand Hodler

Giulia Leonardi

Ferdinand Hodler, 1910
Giulia Leonardi, Ferdinand Hodler

Giulia Leonardi

Ferdinand Hodler, 1910
Into the Night, Marianne von Werefkin

Into the Night

Marianne von Werefkin, c. 1910
The Elegant Ball, the Country Dance, Marie Laurencin

The Elegant Ball, the Country Dance

Marie Laurencin, 1910
L'Electricité, Natalia Goncharova

L'Electricité

Natalia Goncharova, 1910

We will declare war on all artists and institutions which insist a façade of false modernity...they are ensnared by tradition, academicism and nauseating cerebral laziness.

Manifesto of the Futurist Painters

Umberto Boccioni, 1910
Mental Asylum Band-Copse, Adolf Wölfli

Mental Asylum Band-Copse

Adolf Wölfli, 1910
Mountains In Autumn, Noguchi Shōhin

Mountains In Autumn

Noguchi Shōhin, 1910
Negro Woman at a Fountain, Anne Goldthwaite

Negro Woman at a Fountain

Anne Goldthwaite, c. 1910
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