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Man Ray, American artist

Author: Neil Baldwin
Publisher: New York : C.N. Potter : Distributed by Crown, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Reissued for the twenty-fifth anniversary of his death, the definitive biography of one of the most influential surrealists and a quintessential modernist figure-painter, sculptor, photographer, filmmaker, and collagist.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Man Ray; Man Ray; Man Ray; Man Ray; Man Ray
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Baldwin
ISBN: 0517560011 9780517560013
OCLC Number: 16923131
Description: xii, 449 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Emmanuel in Brooklyn --
First mentors --
Breaking away --
Enter Marcel Duchamp --
The artist as tightrope walker --
Man Ray, professional photographer --
To Paris --
Painting with light --
Love affair with the female form --
From Dada to Surrealism --
Cinematic adventures --
Atelier Man Ray --
The lovers --
Middle life --
Surrealism across the seas --
Escape to America --
Beautiful prison --
Marriages and manifestos --
Practical dreamer --
Farewell to tinsel town --
At home abroad --
The arts of survival --
Self portrait --
The next wave --
Death of a vieux copain --
The light and the dark --
Postscript.
Responsibility: by Neil Baldwin.
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Reissued for the twenty-fifth anniversary of his death, the definitive biography of one of the most influential surrealists and a quintessential modernist figure-painter, sculptor, photographer, filmmaker, and collagist.

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