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Raymond Roussel

The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 1 : Movements

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...Raymond Roussel was a poet and novelist whom André Breton described as “the greatest mesmerist of modern times” and whose work Jean Cocteau lauded as “genius in its pure state” (Bizarre, 1964). Roussel believed of himself that “My fame...

Sarane Alexandrian

The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Sarane Alexandrian was a prolific writer, the author of some sixty books on art, poetry, and philosophy, who for a short period during 1947–8 was the right-hand man to André Breton, as the movement’s Secretary-General. He left the group...

Ithell Colquhoun

The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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... to March 19, 2016, co-curated by Louise Connell and Marcus Williamson. This showed some thirty-five works from the National Trust holdings, located at Killerton House, together with items from public and private collections. Further Reading...

David Gascoyne

The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...The poet and artist David Gascoyne provided an essential bridge between the surrealist groups of France and England during the mid-1930s. The youngest member of the London surrealist group, he was a prolific writer and translator of poetry,...

Isabelle Waldberg

The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 3 : Surrealists M – Z

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Isabelle Waldberg was an artist associated with the surrealist movement, through her collaborations and friendships with many of its major figures, and primarily through her work as a sculptor and painter. She was married to the art critic...