Eye on Art: The Great Surrealists: Dreamers and Artists, 1st Edition

  • Vanessa Oswald
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1534566066
  • ISBN-13: 9781534566064
  • DDC: 700
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released September 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Surrealism was a cultural movement started in France in the 1920s, which is best known for producing stunning visual artwork and inspirational writings, among other artistic achievements. Through well-researched main text, readers will learn about the lives of influential Surrealists such as Salvador Dali, Rene Magritte, Max Ernst, Joan Miro, and others who contributed to this essential period of art history. In addition, informative sidebars; annotated quotes from artists, historians, and other experts; and bold examples of renowned Surrealist artwork provide extra insight into this captivating topic, which will stimulate the minds of young artists and art lovers.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Defining Surrealism.
1: Early Surrealism.
2: Essential Surrealists.
3: Artists Influenced by Surrealists.
4: Art Advocating Social Change.
5: Modern Surrealism.
For More Information.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.