Prehistoric Future : Max Ernst and the Return of Painting between the Wars. (eBook, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
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Prehistoric Future : Max Ernst and the Return of Painting between the Wars.

Author: Ralph Ubl
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2014., ©2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"One of the most admired artists of the twentieth century, Max Ernst was a proponent of Dada and founder of surrealism, known for his strange, evocative paintings and drawings. In Prehistoric Future, Ralph Ubl approaches Ernst like no one else has, using theories of the unconscious--surrealist automatism, Freudian psychoanalysis, the concept of history as trauma--to examine how Ernst's construction of collage  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Max Ernst; Max Ernst; Max Ernst
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph Ubl
ISBN: 022602931X 9780226029313
OCLC Number: 1017964258
Description: 1 online resource (1 online resource (pages))
Contents: From Dada to Surrealism: The Ghost Story of Mimesis --
Natural History in Service to the Surrealist Revolution --
Max Ernst and Freud --
Prehistory and Modern History: The Return of the First World War --
Prehistory and Modern History: Europe after the Rain, 1933 --
Afterword: Walter Benjamin and Max Ernst.
Other Titles: Max Ernst and the Return of Painting between the Wars

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One of the most admired artists of the twentieth century, Max Ernst was a proponent of Dada and founder of surrealism, known for his strange, evocative paintings and drawings. This title reveals,  Read more...

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