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MATTA. Ed. by Wieland Schmied. Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Munich, 1991. Organized in association with KunstHaus, Vienna. Published in association with Ernst Wasmuth Verlag, Tubingen. 264 pp. with 129 ills. (86 col., 4 foldout). 28 x 24 cm. ISBN 3803031958 In German.
Reviewing the influential oeuvre of Chilean-born Surrealist Matta (b. 1911) through a presentation of works drawn primarily from private collections, this catalogue features full-page reproductions of some 50 paintings and 34 drawings spanning the artist's career from the late 1930s to 1990. A concise overview of Matta's role in postwar art serves as a preface to numerous reprinted texts, including an interview with the artist, excerpts from his writings, and critical commentaries and homages by Breton, Ernst, Duchamp and others.
Artist(s):Matta, Roberto Sebastian
Indexing: Western, Latin America — Chile — Post-1945 — Drawing and Watercolor, Painting
Plans: 75
Worldwide Number: 054368
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