Surrealism

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Introduction with 30 photographs plus a timeline of the most important political, cultural, scientific and sporting events that took place during the movement; 35 most important works and artists included.

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Overview

Introduction with 30 photographs plus a timeline of the most important political, cultural, scientific and sporting events that took place during the movement; 35 most important works and artists included.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783822822159
  • Publisher: Taschen America, LLC
  • Publication date: 8/29/2004
  • Series: Basic Art Series
  • Pages: 95
  • Sales rank: 1,459,483
  • Product dimensions: 7.10 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Klingsohr-Leroy studied art history, archaeology and German literature in REgensburg, Bonn and Paris.

Grosenick is a freelance editor based in Cologne.

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Table of Contents

A new Declaration of the Rights of Man 6
Concrete Sculpture 26
The Doll 28
The Image as Produced by Automatic Writing 30
Mystery and Melancholy of a Street 32
The Disquieting Muses 34
The Enigma of Desire - My Mother, my Mother, my Mother 36
The Persistence of Memory 38
Soft Construction with Boiled Beans (Premonition of Civil War) 40
Giraffe on Fire 42
Dream Caused by the Flight of a Bee Around a Pomegranate, a Second Before Waking up 44
Dawn Over the City 46
Approaching Puberty or The Pleiades 48
The Elephant of Celebes 50
Loplop Presents a Flower or Anthropomorphic Figure with Shell Flower 52
The King Playing with the Queen 54
Man and Woman 56
Room Perspective with Inhabitants, 1921, 24 58
The Jungle 60
The Key to Dreams 62
The Door to Freedom 64
Time Transfixed 66
The Empire of Lights 68
The Villagers 70
Year 44 72
Stars in the Sexual Organs of Snails 74
Collage 76
Woman 78
Fur Breakfast 80
Composition with Glove 82
Woman in a Red Armchair 84
Corrida 86
Woman with Foliage 88
Le violon d'Ingres 90
The Dark Garden 92
Day of Slowness 94
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