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André MASSON

(1896-1987)

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 (Etching and aquatint) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

590.00 €

Etching and aquatint LCD2830

 (Lithograph) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

350.00 €

Lithograph LCD4122

Aurora (Lithograph) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

Aurora, 1946

650.00 €

Lithograph LCD4027

"Les Conquérants" de André MALRAUX (Illustrated Book) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

"Les Conquérants" de André MALRAUX, 1949

1 000.00 €

Illustrated Book LCD3940

Sans Titre (Lithograph) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

Sans Titre

250.00 €

Lithograph LCD3848

Sans Titre (Lithograph) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

Sans Titre

550.00 €

Lithograph LCD3845

Sans Titre (Lithograph) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

Sans Titre

650.00 €

Lithograph LCD3844

La Jerusalem delivrée (Engraving) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

La Jerusalem delivrée

650.00 €

Engraving LCD3288

Philémon et Baucis des "Amants Célèbres" (Etching and aquatint) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

Philémon et Baucis des "Amants Célè..., 1979

650.00 €

Etching and aquatint LCD2620

Samson et Dalila des "Amants Célèbres" (Etching and aquatint) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

Samson et Dalila des "Amants Célèbres&quo..., 1979

650.00 €

Etching and aquatint LCD2616

Héro et Léandre des "Amants Célèbres" (Lithograph) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

Héro et Léandre des "Amants Cél&eg..., 1979

650.00 €

Lithograph LCD2615

No title (Lithograph) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

No title, 1970

690.00 €

Lithograph LCD3062

The metamorphosis of the woman (Lithograph) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

The metamorphosis of the woman, 1970

650.00 €

Lithograph LCD3077

No title (Etching and aquatint) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

No title, 1979

650.00 €

Etching and aquatint LCD2617

No title (Etching and aquatint) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

No title, 1979

650.00 €

Etching and aquatint LCD2613

No title (Etching and aquatint) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

No title, 1979

650.00 €

Etching and aquatint LCD2612

The guardians of Silence I (Etching and aquatint) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

The guardians of Silence I, 1973

650.00 €

Etching and aquatint LCD2386

for Saint-Pol Roux (Lithograph) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

for Saint-Pol Roux

480.00 €

Lithograph LCD2310

Don Giovanni (Lithograph) - André  MASSON

MASSON André

Don Giovanni

750.00 €

Lithograph LCD1086

André MASSON

Biography

André Masson is a French painter born on January 4, 1896 in Balagny-sur-Thérain (Oise). He spent his childhood in Brussels, then became a professional embroidery designer in Belgium.

In 1912, he moved to Paris. During the First World War he was seriously wounded in the Chemin des Dames; he will keep his whole life a deep repulsion for war and warmongering. After the war, he shared a workshop with Miro, composed his first Cubist paintings, frequented many artists and befriended Roland Tual and Max Jacob.

In 1923, he met the first surrealists and rallied to The Surrealist Revolution with Antonin Artaud, Miro, Georges Limbour and Michel Leiris. In 1924, he met Georges Bataille with whom he remained bound all his life by a deep friendship. It illustrates in 1928 the sulfurous text History of the eye written by Georges Bataille under the pseudonym of Lord Auch. The same year, he illustrates Justine de Sade.

In 1929 he broke with André Breton. In 1931, he illustrated at the dry point the text of Georges Bataille: File of the pineal eye. The solar anus He left to live in Spain from 1934 to 1936, then from 1937 to 1939 he participated in the adventure of the review Acéphale but did not adhere to the secret society of Bataille. His style seems to be influenced by expressionism. He produces drawings in the form of "series" : Destiny of animals ; Massacres ; Imaginary portraits.

In 1940, he joined the United States to escape the war and found André Breton. He returned to France in 1945, where he illustrated many theater sets. He received the National Arts Award in 1954. He painted the ceiling of the Théâtre de l'Odéon in 1965.

André Masson dies on October 28, 1987 in Paris.

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