George Braque “Quotes” | French Cubist Painter (1882-1963)

June 8, 2009

George Braque “Quotes”

Once an object has been incorporated in a picture it accepts a new destiny.

Painting is a nail to which I fasten my ideas.

Reality only reveals itself when it is illuminated by a ray of poetry.

Painting is a nail to which I fasten my ideas.

There is only one valuable thing in art: the thing you cannot explain.

To define a thing is to substitute the definition for the thing itself.

Truth exists; only lies are invented.

George Braque Biography
Georges Braque (13 May 1882 – 31 August 1963) was a major 20th century French painter and sculptor who, along with Pablo Picasso, developed the art movement known as cubism.

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