https://aaeportal.com/?id=11982
Please wait while we complete your search...
Please wait while we complete your search...
Accessibility Options
AA
Site search
  • Return to previous
  • Page

Max Ernst and Dorothea Tanning in Sedona, Arizona, with Ernst's "Capricorn," created in 1948

Image details
Description: Max Ernst and Dorothea Tanning in Sedona, Arizona, with Ernst's...
Related content: Chapters (1) Images (500)

Select a chapter below to view this image within the text.


Description: Casas Grandes and the Ceramic Art of the Ancient Southwest
The Southwest touched my imagination when, as a college student in Nebraska in the early 1960s, I received a letter and some photographs from my friend Deane who had stopped in Arizona while traveling west; she described the towering rock formations around Sedona and the studio she was renting, once the residence of Surrealist artist Max Ernst, who left behind a yard still strewn with sculptural fragments. Among these was one that I was amazed to identify as the original for his famous 1948 …
PublisherArt Institute of Chicago
PublisherYale University Press
Related print edition pages: pp.99-121
https://doi.org/10.37862/aaeportal.00030.008

Note: Some of the images of artworks presented on this platform were not sourced from the original print publication. However, in order to preserve the scholarly record of the print publication, all original image captions and credit lines have been retained on the platform. Learn more about our image policies.

Loading image