Showing posts with label Toyen. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Toyen. Show all posts

Monday, November 10, 2014

Toyen (MARIE ČERMÍNOVÁ) 1902-1980.... Portrait of Andre Breton ... 1950





signed and dedicated à andré Breton / Toyen / 18 II 1950 
crayon, charcoal, oil and glitter on linen, held by two wood batons as a scroll



Saturday, July 30, 2011

Toyen (Marie Cerminova) ... Erotica & essay...



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"Toyen's entire oeuvre aims at nothing less than the correction of the exterior world in terms of a desire that feeds upon and grows from its own satisfaction. "
Benjamin Peret 1953


interesting essay on Toyen here >

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Monday, September 21, 2009

Toyen...





Marie Čermínová (TOYEN)

September 21, 1902 Prague - November 1980, Paris
was a Czech painter, draftsman and illustrator, a member of the surrealist movement.


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Saturday, August 22, 2009

Toyen...



one of my favourite Toyen works

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a lovely set of art works and photos of Toyen > HERE