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Dorothéa Tanning

My nerve may be roated into the tragic, but theit extremities have a constant laugh.

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Dorothea Tanning was born in 1912 in Galesburg (Illinois, United States). She first did artistic studies and stopped them when she settled down in New York in 1935. She creates advertising drawings. Dorothea Tanning has a real "revelation" while she discovers the exhibition « fantastic Art, Dada and surrealism » organized at the Moma in 1936. She is bound with the surrealists exiled in the . . .

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Signed etching aquatint de Tanning Dorothéa : Voyeurs
Voyeurs
1970 Original etching and aquatint, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Signed etching aquatint de Tanning Dorothéa : Parfois
Parfois
1973 Original etching and aquatint, signed in pencil by the artist, extracted from the book "En chair et en os". Ed. Georges Visat, Paris. Waddell n°34
Original signed print de Tanning Dorothéa : Skin
Skin
1959 Original print, signed in pencil by the artist, for "Paroles peintes". Ed. Galerie Diderot, Paris. D. Tanning, Hail Delirium, n°11
Single work Signed drawing in pencil de Tanning Dorothéa : Nude
Nude
Circa 1970 Original drawing in pencil, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Original signed lithograph de Tanning Dorothéa : Nu couché
Nu couché
1967 Original lithograph, signed in pencil, printed by Chave, Vence. "Hail, Delirium !" n°19
Etching signed de Tanning Dorothéa : Body and face
Body and face
1973 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatint, signed in pencil, extracted from the book "En chair et en or". Published by Ed. Georges Visat, Paris. Title... Unknow
Original signed etching de Tanning Dorothéa : The tide
The tide
1970 Original etching, signed in pencil. C.R. n° 28 VIII
Original etching de Tanning Dorothéa : Body and face
Body and face
1973 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatint, signed in pencil, extracted from the book "En chair et en or". Published by Ed. Georges Visat, Paris. Title... Unknow
Etching aquaforte aquatint de Tanning Dorothéa : Tu
Tu
1973 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatint, signed in pencil, extracted from the book "En chair et en or". Published by Ed. Georges Visat, Paris. Unknow
Original signed etching de Tanning Dorothéa : Week-end
Week-end
1973 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatint, signed in pencil, extracted from the book "En chair et en or". Published by Ed. Georges Visat, Paris. Unknow
Original signed etching de Tanning Dorothéa : What moreover
What moreover
1973 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatint, signed in pencil, extracted from the book "En chair et en or". Published by Ed. Georges Visat, Paris. Title... Unknow
Etching de Tanning Dorothéa : To these rites
To these rites
1973 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatint, signed in pencil, extracted from the book "En chair et en or". Published by Ed. Georges Visat, Paris. Title... Unknow
Etching signed de Tanning Dorothéa : Half past noon
Half past noon
1973 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatint, signed in pencil, extracted from the book "En chair et en or". Published by Ed. Georges Visat, Paris. Title... Unknow
Original etching de Tanning Dorothéa : Sometimes
Sometimes
1973 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatint, signed in pencil, extracted from the book "En chair et en or". Published by Ed. Georges Visat, Paris. Title... Unknow
Etching aquaforte aquatint de Tanning Dorothéa : Swimming
Swimming
1973 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatint, signed in pencil, extracted from the book "En chair et en or". Published by Ed. Georges Visat, Paris. Title... Unknow
Etching signed de Tanning Dorothéa : On the grain
On the grain
1973 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatint, signed in pencil, extracted from the book "En chair et en or". Published by Ed. Georges Visat, Paris. Title... Unknow
Etching signed de Tanning Dorothéa : It is in the sun
It is in the sun
1973 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatint, signed in pencil, extracted from the book "En chair et en or". Published by Ed. Georges Visat, Paris. Title... Unknow
Lithograph de Tanning Dorothéa : Homage to Ernst
Homage to Ernst
1970 Original lithograph, signed in pencil, published by Geroges Pompidou Center CNAC Without

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
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Bibliographic track & more

To read about the artist :
  • « Dorothea Tanning », J. Arp, Galerie d'Art Moderne, Bâle, 1966
  • « La peinture de Dorothea Tanning », A. Bosquet, Pauvert, 1966
  • « Les sculptures tantriques de D. T. », R. de Sollier, in XXe Siècle 32, no. 35, dec. 1970
  • « Dorothea Tanning », Gilles Plazy, Ed. Filipacchi, Paris, 1976
  • « Dorothea Tanning », numéro spécial XXème siècle, 1977
  • « Women Artists and the Surrealist Mov. », W. Chadwick, Brown and Company, Boston, 1985
  • « D. Tanning: On Paper 1948-1986 », Donald Kuspit, cat., Kent Fine Art, NY, 1987
  • « Dorothea Tanning », J. C. Bailly et autres, Ed. George Braziller, NY, 1995
  • « Birthday and beyond », Ann Temkin, Ed. Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2000
  • « Between lives », Ed. Northwestern University Press, 2003
To read from the artist :
  • « Questions pour D. Tanning », A. Jouffroy, C. N. d'Art Contemporain, Paris, 1974
  • « Dorothea Tanning : la vie partagée », Ed. Christian Bourgois, Paris, 2002
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Mouvements de l'art

  • + SURREALISM / 1924-1969 / Marcel Duchamp, Dora Maar, Kurt Schwitters, Taro Okamoto, Antonio Berni, etc.
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