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Blaue Reiter

Syllabification: Blau·e Rei·ter
Pronunciation: /ˌblouə ˈrīdər
 
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Definition of Blaue Reiter in English:

A group of German expressionist painters formed in 1911, based in Munich. The group included Wassily Kandinsky, Jean Arp, and Paul Klee.

Origin

German, literally 'blue rider', the title of a painting by Kandinsky.

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