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Author Roe, Sue, author.

Title In Montparnasse : the emergence of surrealism in Paris, from Duchamp to Dali / Sue Roe.

Publication Info. New York : Penguin Press, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    709.4436 ROE    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description ix, 310 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
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Note Originally published: UK: Fig Tree, 2018.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-291) and index.
Summary During the 1920s, in the Parisian neighborhood of Montparnasse, a unique flowering of avant-garde artistic creativity became the cradle of Dada and Surrealism. In this crowd biography, Sue Roe tells the story - from Duchamp to Dali, via Man Ray and Max Ernst - of the salons and cafes, alliances and feuds, love affairs and scandals, successes and suicides of one of the most important and long-lasting artistic achievements of the twentieth century.
Subject Artists -- France -- Paris -- History -- 20th century.
Surrealism -- France -- Paris -- History.
Art, Modern -- 20th century.
Montparnasse (Paris, France) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
ISBN 9781101981177 (hardcover)
1101981172 (hardcover)
9780241976609 (paperback)
024197660X (paperback)

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