Share this entry

Share this page

papier collé

Saltos de línea: pa¦pier collé
Pronunciación: /ˌpapɪeɪ ˈkɒleɪ
 
/

Definición de papier collé en inglés:

sustantivo (plural papiers collés pronounced igual)

[mass noun]
1The technique of using paper for collage.
Example sentences
  • In 1912 Braque and Picasso began to introduce collage and papier collé: this lent a clearer, if schematic, system of reference into a style which had become increasingly abstract.
  • Gris too made extensive use of papier collé, and Matisse's use of cut-out paper shapes in his late work is a development of the technique.
1.1 [count noun] A collage made from paper.
Example sentences
  • As defined by the Cubists, the papier collé had limited the artist's role to arranging elements; Arp went even further and eliminated the traditional "artistic" notion of arranging forms in relation to each other.
  • In Braque's and Picasso's very first papiers collés, shading stops being pointillist and suddenly becomes broad and incisive again.

Origen

French, literally 'glued paper'.

Definición de papier collé en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día prepotent
Pronunciación: prɪˈpəʊt(ə)nt
adjective
greater than others in power or influence