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"MAX ERNST" par Giuseppe GATT, collection Twentieth-Century Masters, éditions Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited, Londres-New York-Sydney-Toronto. 1970.
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MAX ERNST

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  • "MAX ERNST" par Giuseppe GATT, collection Twentieth-Century Masters, éditions Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited, Londres-New York-Sydney-Toronto. 1970. in-8 reliure toilée noire sous jaquette illustrée en couleurs. 96 pages. Texte en anglais, 41 illustrations noir & blanc in-texte et 40 planches couleurs hors-texte. "There is tormented quality in the fantasy of Max Ernst's paintings, an awesome presaging in his strangely lit, unreal landscapes with their volcanic rocks and suspended orange suns, a nightmarish quality in his jungles of semi-anthropomorphic vegetation, peopled by weird hybrid creatures. This book provides a full discussion of this extraordinary man from his childhood in the Rhineland at the turn of the century, throughout his career in Germany, France and the USA, right up to his recent work. Ernst was always excelled in depicting the irrational world of the subconscious which was also the aim of the Surrealists with whom he was closely associated for a time. His name is therefor often linked with Surrealism. The impassioned expression of his inner disturbed and hallucinatory world was natural to him and Surrealism and the strange imagery associated with it fell in with his own development..." Ref LAR0037