Description of the artwork «Self-portrait»
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Surrealistic wives of Max Ernst
All women in the life of this German artist were as extraordinary as himself. A muse of Surrealist artists, Russian-born Gala, a French aristocrat and artist Marie-Berthe Aurenche, an English-born Mexican artist Leonora Carrington , a famous American art collector Peggy Guggenheim and a daughter of Swedish emigrés, artist Dorothea Tanning ... Max Ernst attracted the strong, the courageous…
Encyclopedia of Symbols
The window as a symbol in art
Light or dark, open or closed – the window opening as an architectural element in the paintings of artists serves not only as the background or accent of the composition, but also as a metaphor for hope, change, and step into the unknown. Let's look at the painters' windows and find out what symbols they reveal!