Giorgio de Chirico and the myth of Ariadne
Michael Taylor, Guigone Rolland, Matthew Gale, Max Ernst, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Estorick Collection
Merrell, in association with the Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2002 - Art - 216 pages
A Key to understanding De Chrico's ceuvre is an earily series of eight paintings of the mythical Greek princess Ariadne, which had a powerful impact on such Surrealist paintes as Salvador Dali, Max Ernst, RenC) Magritte and Yves Tanguy. Including an unpublished text by Max Ernst, this is a landmark publication.
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The work of Italian painter Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978) was a source of wonder and influence for the artists of his time and continues to inspire artists today. These two books examine the mythical ... Read full review