Max Ernst - 4. He began painting that year (1901), but...

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Wertman, Brittany Art 001 Section 1 October 26, 2010 Artist ~ Max Ernst 1. Max Ernst 2. April 2, 1891 – April 1, 1976 3. German 4. Surrealism – Dada 5. Painting , Poetry, Sculpture 5 Pieces of Art Related Biographical Information 1. Ernst is considered to be one of the primary pioneers of the Dada movement and Surrealism . 2. In 1909, he enrolled in the University at Bonn to study philosophy but soon abandoned the courses. 3. During World War I he served in the German Army , which was a momentous interruption in his career as an artist.
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Unformatted text preview: 4. He began painting that year (1901), but never received any formal artistic training. 5. Ernst developed a fascination with birds that was prevalent in his work. Artworks . 1. Ubu Imperator 2. 1923 3. Oil on Canvas 4. 478×599 5. France 6. Surrealism 1. L'Ange du Foyer ou le Triomphe du Surréalisme 2. 1937 3. Oil on Canvas 4. 114x146cm 5. France 6. Surrealism 1. The Elephant Celebes 2. 1921 3. Oil on Canvas 4. 125.4 cm × 107.9 cm 5. London 6. Surrealism http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Max_Ernst...
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