Piet Mondrian Quote

Now the only problem is to destroy these lines also through mutual opposition...[note under his letter]: I think that the destructive element is too much neglected in art.


In a letter to Sweeney, 24 May 1943; as quoted in Mondrian, - The Art of Destruction, Carel Blotkamp, Reaktion Books LTD. London 2001, p. 240

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Now the only problem is to destroy these lines also through mutual opposition...[note under his letter]: I think that the destructive element is too...

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Now the only problem is to destroy these lines also through mutual opposition...[note under his letter]: I think that the destructive element is too...

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Now the only problem is to destroy these lines also through mutual opposition...[note under his letter]: I think that the destructive element is too...

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Now the only problem is to destroy these lines also through mutual opposition...[note under his letter]: I think that the destructive element is too...