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Surrealist painters and poets : an anthology

Caws, Mary Ann.

Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press c2001

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  • Title:
    Surrealist painters and poets : an anthology
  • Author: Caws, Mary Ann.
  • Variant Title: Surrealist Painters and Poets
  • Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press
  • Creation Date: c2001
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xxxi, 530 p. ) ill., ports..
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
    Includes bibliographical references (pages 517-525) and index.
  • Subjects: Surrealism; Arts, French -- 20th century; French poetry -- 20th century -- Translations into English; Painting, Modern -- 20th century; Artists' writings; Surrealism -- France; Artists' writings, French -- Translations into English; French poetry -- 20th century -- France -- Translations into English; Surrealism -- Translations into English; Artists' writings, French
  • Description: This anthology is the sequel to a 1951 volume by Robert Motherwell. The concept and contents were discussed with Robert Motherwell and met with his enthusiastic approval. The essays consider Surrealism and the Surrealists.
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
    Includes bibliographical references (pages 517-525) and index.
  • Contents: Preface: Surrealist Gathering
    Am I A Surrealist? / Eileen Agar
    Remembering Jacqueline Remembering Andre / Mary Ann Caws
    The Journey Is Done / Rene Char
    From The Memoirs of Giorgio de Chirico / Giorgio de Chirico
    Lifeline / Rene Magritte
    From Self-Portrait / Man Ray
    Painting Is a Wager / Andre Masson
    Hymn to Liberty / Philippe Soupault
    Automatic Drawing / Anonymous [Scrutator]
    Oneirocriticism / Guillaume Apollinaire
    From Paris Peasant / Louis Aragon
    From The Fate of La Fontaine / Louis Aragon
    Notes from a Diary / Hans Arp
    The Folly Stone / Fernando Arrabal
    The Shell and the Clergyman: Film Scenario / Antonin Artaud
    The Mountain of Signs / Antonin Artaud.
  • OCLC Number: 51994456
    44016467
  • Identifier: ISBN0-262-27007-2;ISBN0-585-43714-9;LCCN 00032888