Surrealis Exhibition Catalogue London 1936 (1936)

Andre Breton & Herbert Read

International Surrealist Exhibition Catalogue London 1936

Published: London: Women's Printing Society, Ltd, 13, 33, 35, Brick Street, Piccadilly, W. I.

Date: 1936

8vo (24 cm x 15.5cm) 31pp + i, Pink covers with illustration by Max Earnst to front cover. Front cover faded and with two stains. Contents clean. This is the Exhibition Catalogue for the first London Exhibition of Surrealism. It is interesting to note that the catalogue was printed by the Women's Printing Society. Several advertisements. No internal marks. The English exhibitors included Edward Burra, Cecil Collins, David Gascoyne, Henry Moore, Paul Nash, Graham Sutherland and Julian Trevelyan. There were objects by Margaret Nash and Herbert Read.

Provenance
I was told, by a reliable source, that it came from the estate of Cedric Morris and Left Haines.

Illustrated
Max Earnst

Condition
Front cover stained and faded rest Fine.

Binding
Pink card illustrated cover

£190

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