fin de siècle

   French for "end of the century." During the twentieth century, this referred to the art of the 1890s — especially the art of aestheticism and Art Nouveau — which is sometimes known as "decadent art." An artist who epitomizes this period is Aubrey Beardsley (English, 1872-1898). When used in art criticism fin de siècle often connotes the idea of a style or movement on the decline. As the end of the twentieth century drew near, this term has been used increasingly to refer to the 1990s. The French for "beginning of the century" — début de siècle — while more rarely used, has been used both for the first decade of the 1900s, and inevitably for that of the 2000s. (pr. fan duh see'ehk"leh)

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  • Fin de siècle — (IPAEng|fɑ̃ dɛ si ɛːkl; French for ‛end of the century‘) was a cultural movement between 1880 and the beginning of World War I. [ [http://www.tate.org.uk/collections/glossary/definition.jsp?entryId=105 Collection Tate. Glossary Fin de siècle ] ]… …   Wikipedia

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  • Fin de siècle — (фр. «конец века», иногда «фин де сьекль»)  обозначение характерных явлений периода 1890 1910 годов в истории европейской культуры. В России более известно как Серебряный век. Содержание 1 Характеристика эпохи …   Википедия

  • Fin de Siècle — Fin de Siè|cle auch: Fin de Sièc|le 〈[fɛ̃ də sjɛ̣kl] n.; ; unz.〉 das Ende des (19.) Jahrhunderts (Bez. für die Verfeinerung, Dekadenz dieser Zeit) [frz., „Ende des Jahrhunderts“] * * * Fin de Si|è|c|le [fɛ̃d si̯ɛkl ], das; [frz. =… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Fin De Siècle — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Fin de siècle (homonymie). L expression « Fin de siècle » est communément associée aux mouvements culturels et artistiques de France à la fin du XIXe siècle (notamment le symbolisme), et par… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • fin de siecle — 1890, from Fr. fin de siècle end of century, phrase used as an adjective. At the time it meant modern; now it means from the 1890s. App. first in title of a comedy, Paris fin de siècle, produced at the Gymnase, Feb. 1890 [Weekley] …   Etymology dictionary

  • fin de siècle — fin de siè·cle loc.agg.inv. ES fr. {{wmetafile0}} relativo alla fine dell Ottocento o che si ispira alla civiltà artistica e culturale di quel periodo: la moda, la pittura fin de siècle {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1893. ETIMO: fr. fin de siècle… …   Dizionario italiano

  • Fin de siecle — Fin de si[ e] cle [F.] Lit., end of the century; mostly used adjectively in English to signify: belonging to, or characteristic of, the close of the 19th century. At that time the phrase was also intended to imply modern or up to date; as, fin de …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fin de siècle — fin de siècla [fendǝsjêkl] m (ȇ) lit. doba dekadence ob koncu 19. stoletja: dunajski fin de siècle; duhovna kriza fin de siècla …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • Fin de Siècle — Fin de Siè|cle [fɛ̃d sjɛkl] das; <aus fr. fin de siècle »Ende des Jahrhunderts«; <nach dem gleichnamigen Titel eines Lustspiels von Jouvenot u. Micard, 1888> Bez. für die Zeit des ausgehenden 19. Jh.s, die in Gesellschaft, bildender… …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

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