Wednesday, 19 December 2012

Entry: Mondrian (n.)


In context: "Their route down here is a Mondrian of alleys narrowed to near-defiles from all the dumpsters."

Definition: An abstract geometrical pattern of contrasting colours, resembling a painting by Mondrian, used in testing responses to visual stimuli.

as adjective:
Designating, relating to, or characteristic of the geometrical abstract style of Mondrian's paintings.


Other: Here is the relevant Wikipedia article on Piet Mondrian

SNOOT score: 1

Page: 577

Source: Oxford English Dictionary, Wikipedia   

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