The Alchemy of the Image Max Ernst’s Books from the Collection of Mark Bashmakov

The exhibition presents around 30 publications including early collage illustrations for the poems of Paul Éluard, “novels in collage”, sheets from the Natural History series, engravings and lithographs on texts by Antonin Artaud, Jacques Prévert, Lewis Carroll and other authors who belong to the Surrealists’ circle or served as beacons for the exponents of that tendency.