Poème Objet - Poem Object  1935

by André Breton

Collage of objects (and inscribed poem) on card on wood [br]16.30 x 20.70 cm "Breton's personal contribution to surrealist art was his fusion of poetry and object in his 'Poème-Objet' constructions. Although not an artist himself, he was eager to explore any technique that required minimum artistic skill, such as the collages and assemblages. In 1924, Breton called for ...
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