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biniou

(binju)
n
(Instruments) a small high-pitched Breton bagpipe
[from Breton beniou]
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The author highlights how Biala's numerous shows at the Bignou Gallery throughout the 1940s presented paintings depicting veiled views of the places the artist had called home: Paris, Provence, Manhattan.
Clement Greenberg, for example, wrote about Bonnard in 1947, on the occasion of an exhibition at the Bignou Gallery, and then again in 1948 when MOMA devoted its first exhibition to the artist.
And even in the circle of the Abstract Expressionist painters, at least one painter--Mark Rothko--found in that 1947 exhibition at the Bignou Gallery the foundation of the mode of color abstraction that became his signature style.