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New Acquisitions: Fantastic Art, Dada, Surrealism

23 July to 29 September 1941

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Jean (Hans) Arp
French, born Germany (Alsace). 1886–1966
81 exhibitions
Johannes Baader
German, 1875–1955
11 exhibitions
Oscar Domínguez
French, 1906–1957
16 exhibitions
Marcel Duchamp
American, born France. 1887–1968
49 exhibitions
James Ensor
Belgian, 1860–1949
34 exhibitions
Max Ernst
French, born Germany. 1891–1976
92 exhibitions
Paul Klee
German, born Switzerland. 1879–1940
132 exhibitions
Man Ray
American, 1890–1976
78 exhibitions
André Masson
French, 1896–1987
71 exhibitions
Knud Merrild
American, born Denmark.1894–1954
11 exhibitions
Joan Miró
Spanish, 1893–1983
137 exhibitions
Francis Picabia
French, 1879–1953
25 exhibitions
Pablo Picasso
Spanish, 1881–1973
231 exhibitions
Pierre Roy
French, 1880–1950
22 exhibitions
Kurt Seligmann
American, 1900–1962
19 exhibitions
Yves Tanguy
American, born France. 1900–1955
53 exhibitions
James Thurber
American, 1894–1961
5 exhibitions

New York Times Review of the exhibition


30 July 1941

MUSEUM DISPLAYS 'FANTASTIC' IN ART; Recent Acquisitions at Modern Galleries Illustrate Work in Dada and Surrealism

By Edward Alden JEWELL

The Museum of Modern Art, 11 West Fifty-third Street, will place on public view today a group of recent acquisitions, this material illustrating exploits in various fields of fantastic art, Dada and Surrealism. Part of it has been placed in the regular gallery of accessions on the main floor, the rest in a gallery just to the left of the entrance on the third floor.

New York Times • page 14 • 479 words