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The Home of the Surrealists

Lee Miller, Roland Penrose and Their Circle At

by Antony Penrose

  • 350 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Frances Lincoln .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Surrealism & Dada,
  • Sir,
  • History - Modern (Late 19th Century to 1945),
  • Artists,
  • Sussex,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Homes and haunts,
  • History - General,
  • Art,
  • England,
  • Biography,
  • European,
  • History - Surrealism & Dadaism,
  • Art / General,
  • Miller, Lee,,
  • Penrose, Roland,,
  • 1907-1977,
  • Artist colonies,
  • Artist couples

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7791447M
    ISBN 100711217262
    ISBN 109780711217263


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The movement is best known for its visual artworks and writings and the juxtaposition of uncommon imagery. Artists painted unnerving, illogical scenes, sometimes with photographic precision, creating strange creatures from everyday objects, and developing painting Influences: Dada, abstractism.

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Founded by the poet André Breton in Paris inSurrealism was an artistic and literary movement. It proposed that the Enlightenment—the influential 17th- and 18th-century intellectual movement that championed reason and individualism—had suppressed the superior qualities of the irrational, unconscious mind.

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To increase the usefulness of this essay, a Selected Bibliography has been added at the end. I hope it will provide a practical tool for those. The Surrealists’ Muse. the Noailleses hosted an early screening at their home.

who slid into his bed one night “like a moonbeam,” he wrote in his book, “Swans Reflecting Elephants. This delightful collection allows everyone to enjoy firsthand the provocative methods used by the artists and poets of the Surrealist school to break through conventional thought and behavior to a deeper truth.

Invented and played by such artists as André. Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. The home of the surrealists: Lee Miller, Roland Penrose, and their circle at Farley FarmPages: This delightfully illustrated book provides a spellbinding glimpse into the world of the Surrealists by entering Farley Farm - a house inhabited by leading figures of.

Description. Written by Antony Penrose, this delightful narrative introduces the fascinating lives of Lee Miller; War Correspondent and Surrealist photographer and her husband Roland Penrose; Surrealist artist and co-founder of the ICA, whilst taking a tour of their extraordinary home in the Sussex countryside; where they played host to some of the greatest 20th-century artists.

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