Surrealists and surrealism, 1919-1939 / by Gaëtan Picon ; translated from the French by James Emmons.

By: Picon, Gaëtan
Material type: TextTextLanguage: English Publisher: New York : Rizzoli International, 1977Description: 231 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 35 cmISBN: 0847800415Subject(s): Surrealism | Surrealism in motion picturesLOC classification: ND1265 | .P4613 1977
Contents:
1919 : The discovery. ...effacing the borderline between dream and reality, conscious and unconscious ; The fruitful meetings of individuals freely sharing their experiences ; Violently explosive manifestoes ; Tzara, Duchamp and Picabia arrive in Paris ; Major influences : Vache and Lautreamont ; Striking the vein of precious metal ; What about Max Ernst in 1919? ; "...a world which had learned nothing from so appalling a misadventure..." ; "Magnificent lure of lust" ; The stimulus of the new poetry ; Max Ernst renews the collage process -- 1920-1924 : From Dada to Surrealism. Dada in Paris ; The medium of letters ; The sleep explorers ; A revised history of literature ; Picasso the outlaw ; An art of otherness ; The dream style of Chirico ; Man Ray and the surprises of photography ; The way of Max Ernst -- 1924 : The year I. Is existence elsewhere? ; The guests at the castle ; From the review written by them all ; ...to a prophetic art collection -- 1925-1929 : 1. The Surrealist revolution. From wretchedness to revolt ; "There is a cry of the mind..." ; Love and words ; The magic of place -- 2. Surrealism and painting. The enigma of Chirico ; Max Ernst : a magnificently haunted brain ; Man Ray : probing into the invisible ; Masson's wandering line ; Miro : "None like him for combining the uncombinable" ; Tanguy : The light of another realm -- 1930 : Back to first principles. Ice and fire ; The innocence of desire ; The affair of "L'Age d'Or" -- 1931-1939 : 1. Dream and revolution -- 2. Object and image. "Dali moved from conquest to conquest" ; Rene Magritte : a lifelike and mysterious world ; The inner models of Giacometti ; On the frontiers of reality ; The fields of maturity ; Some late-comers -- 3. Influence and break-up. "Minotaure" ; Surrealism round the world ; The poem or poetry? -- Surrealism 1939-1966 : a chronological survey.
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Translation of Journal du surréalisme.

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 193-206.

1919 : The discovery. ...effacing the borderline between dream and reality, conscious and unconscious ; The fruitful meetings of individuals freely sharing their experiences ; Violently explosive manifestoes ; Tzara, Duchamp and Picabia arrive in Paris ; Major influences : Vache and Lautreamont ; Striking the vein of precious metal ; What about Max Ernst in 1919? ; "...a world which had learned nothing from so appalling a misadventure..." ; "Magnificent lure of lust" ; The stimulus of the new poetry ; Max Ernst renews the collage process -- 1920-1924 : From Dada to Surrealism. Dada in Paris ; The medium of letters ; The sleep explorers ; A revised history of literature ; Picasso the outlaw ; An art of otherness ; The dream style of Chirico ; Man Ray and the surprises of photography ; The way of Max Ernst -- 1924 : The year I. Is existence elsewhere? ; The guests at the castle ; From the review written by them all ; ...to a prophetic art collection -- 1925-1929 : 1. The Surrealist revolution. From wretchedness to revolt ; "There is a cry of the mind..." ; Love and words ; The magic of place -- 2. Surrealism and painting. The enigma of Chirico ; Max Ernst : a magnificently haunted brain ; Man Ray : probing into the invisible ; Masson's wandering line ; Miro : "None like him for combining the uncombinable" ; Tanguy : The light of another realm -- 1930 : Back to first principles. Ice and fire ; The innocence of desire ; The affair of "L'Age d'Or" -- 1931-1939 : 1. Dream and revolution -- 2. Object and image. "Dali moved from conquest to conquest" ; Rene Magritte : a lifelike and mysterious world ; The inner models of Giacometti ; On the frontiers of reality ; The fields of maturity ; Some late-comers -- 3. Influence and break-up. "Minotaure" ; Surrealism round the world ; The poem or poetry? -- Surrealism 1939-1966 : a chronological survey.

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