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Realism, Rationalism, Surrealism: Art Between the Wars

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This book begins by considering responses by French artists to the First World War, showing how Purism, Dada, and early Surrealism are related to the ethos of post-war reconstruction. The authors then discuss the language of construction in places as dissimilar as France, Germany, and the Soviet Union; the contrasting demands of the utility and decoration of objects and paintings; and the relationship of surrealism to questions of sexuality and gender and to Freudian theory. The book concludes by addressing the widespread ...

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Realism, Rationalism, Surrealism: Art Between the Wars
1993, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300055191

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Realism, Rationalism, Surrealism: Art Between the Wars
1993, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300055184

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