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Riassunto: Much has been written about Surrealist painting and sculpture, but most of the erotic, disorienting and exquisite Surrealist photographs of Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp, Max Ernst, Andre Breton, Brassai, Salvador Dali, Andre Kertesz and Hans Bellmer have remained all but unknown - until now. Traditional criticism has viewed Surrealist photography as a pale imitiation of authentic Surrealist work. The assumption has been that photography, a "realistic" medium, is fundamentally incomptatible with a cause devoted to the wildly subjective, the world of dreams and the unconscious. As a consequence, Surrealist photography, a major body of 20-century art, has remained largely unexplored. This text studies the crucial role photography played in the Surrealist movement. It shows how photographers enlisted into the service of "subjective" Surrealism their medium's very claim to "objective" reality. Of greatest interest, of course, is the book's abundant reproductions of the fantastic and distorted photographic creations that must be ackowledged as an important part of the Surrealist oeuvre.
About the Author: Rosalind Krauss, Meyer Schapiro Professor of Modern Art and Theory at Columbia University, is a widely published author of books and articles on art subjects. Since 1976 she has edited October, a journal of aesthetics. Jane Livingston, former associate director and chief curator of The Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., has written major books and exhibition catalogues on art and photography. Dawn Ades, Professor of Art History and Theory Essex University, Colchester, England, has written several art books, including Abbeville's The 20th-Century Poster.
Titolo: L'Amour fou: Photography and Surrealism
Casa editrice: Abbeville Press
Data di pubblicazione: 1985
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro New York: Abbeville Press, 1985. 4°, kart. Condizione libro: Gut. 243 S., zahlr. Abb. Gebraucht. Schnitt leicht fleckig, ansonsten guter Zustand (Abb. abweichen) Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 810. Codice libro della libreria 90523
Descrizione libro Abbeville Press. PAPERBACK. Condizione libro: Good. 0817458832 Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc.ex library book. Codice libro della libreria Z0817458832Z3
Descrizione libro Abbeville Press. Paperback. Condizione libro: VERY GOOD. Very Good copy, cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. Binding may have light creases. Lots of life left in these pages. Codice libro della libreria 2742869897
Descrizione libro Amphoto, 1985. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria SONG0817458832
Descrizione libro Abbeville Press. PAPERBACK. Condizione libro: Fine. 0817458832 Like New Condition. Codice libro della libreria LN6.3208433
Descrizione libro Abbeville Press. PAPERBACK. Condizione libro: New. 0817458832 New Condition. Codice libro della libreria NEW6.3208433
Descrizione libro Abbeville Press, 1985. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0817458832