Fantastic Art

Fantastic Art
Library Shelf Location 04.FANT
Publication Date 2005
Description This book brings together a colorful mixture of various works focusing on themes of the fantastic and surreal, starting with Böcklin's "Toteninsel" and including Dorothea Tanning, Max Ernst, Hans Bellmer`s dolls, the Australian painter Sidney Nolan, Giger's monsters, Cattelan's pope, and the Chapman brothers` hybrids, as well as surreal painting from Magritte and Delvaux, the mystical and sensual work of Gustav Klimt, and Frida Kahlo`s dreamlike self-portraits. Artists featured: Balthus, Hans Bellmer, Arnold Böcklin, Fernando Botero, Maurizio Cattelan, Jake and Dinos Chapman, Salvador Dalí, Paul Delvaux, Peter Doig, Alfred Kubin, James Ensor, Max Ernst, Ernst Fuchs, Frida Kahlo, Gustav Klimt, Joan Miró, Sidney Nolan, Odilon Redon, Dorothea Tanning, Franz von Stuck, Andrew Wyeth
ISBN 9783822829547
Quantity 1
Pages 96 p. : col. ill., ports. ; 19 cm.
Author Walter Schurian
Format Paperback
Publisher Taschen
Category Art Styles and Movements
Keywords Dada, Fantasy, Surrealism, Fantastic Art
Language English

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