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 Dorothea Tanning   (1910-2012)

  Untitled (Study for Troisieme peril from Les 7 perils spectraux)
  • ink, gouache, and collage on blue paper, 1949
  • signed and dated 49 lower right recto
  • image size 10" x 7½" (25.4 x 19 cm.)
  • Exhibited:
      Modern and Contemporary Master Works on Paper,The Elkon Gallery, New York, Apr 28 - Jun 6, 1992
      Surrealism and its Affinities 2007, Gallery of Surrealism, New York, 2007
This original work, among the earliest by the artist to utilize collage, served as the inspiration for the third plate in Tanning's landmark lithographic portfolio, Les 7 Perils Spectraux (The Seven Spectral Perils)
Dorothea Tanning - Untitled (Study for Troisieme peril from Les 7 perils spectraux) - 1949 ink, gouache, and collage on paper enlarge in new window

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