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Leonor Fini and dressing up: An act of creativity

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posted on 28.03.2019 by Rachael Grew
The position of Leonor Fini (1907-1996) within art history is rather paradoxical; she is both visible and unknown, linked to a major aesthetic movement, but did not identify herself as being part of it. More often than not, when I mention her name I receive blank stares, yet her paintings appear in important collections across the globe, her work is frequently exhibited, and she appears in major publications on the women artists associated with the Surrealist movement......

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  • The Arts, English and Drama

Department

  • Arts

Published in

Woman's Art Journal

Volume

40

Issue

1

Pages

14 - 22

Citation

GREW, R.V., 2019. Leonor Fini and dressing up: An act of creativity. Woman's Art Journal, 40(1), pp. 13 - 20.

Publisher

Old City Publishing

Version

AM (Accepted Manuscript)

Publisher statement

This paper was accepted for publication in the journal Woman's Art Journal and the definitive published version is available at https://shop.oldcitypublishing.com/womans-art-journal-volume-40-number-1/

Acceptance date

14/03/2019

Publication date

2019

ISSN

0270-7993

Language

en

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