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Militant Muse - 
      Whitney Chadwick

Militant Muse

Love, War and the Women of Surrealism

A beautifully written and elegantly constructed narrative that explores the intense, complex and far-reaching female friendships among the Surrealists during the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s Les mer
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A beautifully written and elegantly constructed narrative that explores the intense, complex and far-reaching female friendships among the Surrealists during the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s
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Forlag: Thames & Hudson Ltd
Innbinding: Paperback
Språk: Engelsk
Sider: 256
ISBN: 9780500294710
Format: 23 x 15 cm
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«'A valuable and absorbing account of the importance of female solidarity and friendship' - Times Literary Supplement»

«'A beautifully constructed study of the complicated ways women needed each other and urged each other on' - Guardian»

«'An important contribution to the way surrealism is understood… it succeeds in transforming our understanding of a whole generation of artists, both women and men' - Literary Review»

1. The Alchemy of Desire: Valentine Penrose and Alice Rahon Paalen, India 1937 * 2. The Two Leonors: Leonora Carrington and Leonor Fini, Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche, 1938-41 * 3. 'I Will Write to You with My Eyes', Frida Kahlo and Jacqueline Lamba Breton, Mexico and Paris, 1938-45 * 4. Soldiers without Names, Claude Cahun, Suzanne Malherbe and Jacqueline Lamba, Jersey, 1938-45 * 5. Wars without End, Lee Miller and Valentine Penrose, 1940-78
Whitney Chadwick is the author of Women Artists and the Surrealist Movement, the first full-length study of the women of surrealism, and Women, Art, and Society, which has become a required text in art history courses throughout the world. She has also contributed to exhibition catalogues on Sheila Hicks, Mona Hatoum, Wifredo Lam, Nalini Malani, Leonora Carrington and Lee Miller.