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Surrealism at play

Author: Susan Laxton
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2019. ©2019
Series: Art history publication initiative.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Susan Laxton writes a new history of surrealism in which she traces the centrality of play to the movement and its ongoing legacy, showing how its emphasis on chance provided the means to refashion  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Laxton, Susan.
Surrealism at play.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2019
(DLC) 2018037287
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Laxton
ISBN: 1478001968 9781478001966 1478003073 9781478003076
OCLC Number: 1037809142
Description: xvi, 363 pages, 16 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.
Contents: Blur --
Drift --
System --
Pun --
Postlude.
Series Title: Art history publication initiative.
Responsibility: Susan Laxton.

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"Surrealism at Play passionately traces how a particular art movement envisioned and articulated its own transformative potential. . . . Laxton helps us understand the Surrealists' insistence on Read more...

 
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