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THE ENDLESS ENIGMA: DALI AND THE MAGICIANS OF MULTIPLE MEANING. Jean-Hubert Martin et al. Museum Kunst Palast, Dusseldorf, 2003. Published by Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit. Distributed in the U.S.A. by D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, New York. 284 pp. with 234 ills. (173 col.). 29 x 24 cm. ISBN 3775712836 In English.
Documenting an unusual exhibition designed to illuminate the significance of optical phenomena in art, this catalogue highlights some 175 paintings, drawings, prints, photographs and sculptures incorporating composite images, "picture puzzles" and other visual paradoxes through which a work's content may change or appear ambiguous depending on the perspective or interpretation of the viewer, the selection including numerous works by Surrealist master Salvador Dali as well as pieces produced from the 16th century to the present by such artists as Giseppe Arcimboldo, William Hogarth, Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Marcel Duchamp, Max Ernst, Rene Magritte, Man Ray, Francis Picabia, M.C. Escher and Sigmar Polke.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Several Periods — Several Media
Plans: 01,05,07,08,15
Worldwide Number: 029147
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