1999. Item #A6136
Colville, Georgiana. Scandaleusement d'elles: Trente-quatre femmes surrealistes. Paris: Jean-Michel Place 1999. 320p, many full-page pls., many in color. Very good paperbound. In French. ** Major compilation of 34 women surrealist painters, sculptors, writers, photographers, and filmmakers. The chapter for each artist gives a chronology and selected bibliography, handwriting sample, photo portrait, and selected writings and/or reproductions of art works. Includes Cahun, Carrington, Fini, Hugo, Kahlo, Kaplan, Maar, Miller, Oppenheim, Sage, etc. Excellent reference. Heavy; shipping/handling may be extra. Please keep this in mind when ordering.