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Roberto Matta

We need walls like wet sheets to change shape and espouse our psychological fears.

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Roberto Sebastian Antonio Matta Eschaurren, said Roberto Matta, was born in Chile (Chiloe) in 1911. Grown in a worthy family, he studied Architecture at the University of Santiago-du-Chili and obtained his degree in architecture in 1931. He came to Europe, visited numerous countries, and settled down one time in Paris where he worked in Le Corbusiers atelier. He left Paris for London and . . .

15 work(s) available / 2 "Ladies of my street" work(s)

Eros humor Tarquinia
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Les Oh! Tomobiles,...
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Les Oh! Tomobiles,...
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XXe sicle -...
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Cruaut'elle
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Les escrobates III
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Characters III
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L'oeuvre grav...
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The lower face
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Les Oh! tomobiles VI
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Flamme fatale
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The king and the...
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That will go
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Cogitum
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Title unknow
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Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
Index dellopera grafica, 1969-1980 , G. Ferrari, Amministrazione Provinciale di Viterbo, Rome, 1980 / Matta, loeuvre grav, 1943-1974 , R. Sabatier, Ed. Sonet - Visat, Stockholm - Paris, 1975 All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • Sur Matta , M. Fardoulis-Lagrange, Belfond, Paris, 1969
  • Roberto Matta , MNAM, Paris, 1985
  • Matta : entretiens morpholgiques , Sistan, Lugano, 1987
  • Masson et Matta : les deux univers , O. Paz, Yokohama Museum of Art, 1994
To read from the artist :
  • Entretiens sur le surralisme et la rvolution , F.C. Toussaint, Juin 1966
Website :
www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/matta

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Art movements

  • + SURREALISM / 1924-1969 / Marcel Duchamp, Dora Maar, Kurt Schwitters, Taro Okamoto, Antonio Berni, etc.
  • + ATELIER 17 / 1927-1965 / Anton Prinner, Mauricio Lasansky, Jacques Lipchitz, Mark Rothko, etc.
All art movements

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