Péret, Benjamin, 1899-1959

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French surrealist writer, who went to Spain during the civil war, then spent eight years in political asylum in Mexico from 1940 to 1948.

From the description of Letter, ca. 1927-ca. 1948. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 80691689

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creatorOf Westphalen, Emilio Adolfo, 1911-. Emilio Westphalen papers regarding surrealism in Latin America, 1922-1995, bulk 1938-1951. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Moro, César, d. 1956. César Moro papers, 1925-1987 (bulk 1925-1956) Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Enrico Donati letters received and manuscripts, 1943-1963 Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Mesens, E. L. T. (Edouard Léon Théodore), 1903-1971. Papers of E. L. T. Mesens, 1917-1976, (bulk 1920-1971). Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Contre-attaque. Printed documents relating to the group Contre-Attaque, 1935-1936. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Péret, Benjamin, 1899-1959. Letter, ca. 1927-ca. 1948. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Donati, Enrico, 1909-2008. Enrico Donati, letters received and manuscripts, 1943-1963. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Eder, Rita. Vivisimo muerto : Debates on surrealism in Latin America [videorecording] / [symposium sponsored by the Getty Research Institute]. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Breton, André, 1896-1966. [Exposition internationale du surréalisme 1947]. University Club Library
referencedIn César Moro papers, 1854-1997, 1925-1956 Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Leon Trotsky exile papers, 1929-1940. Houghton Library
creatorOf Toyen, 1902-1980. Items related to the Toyen exhibit held at the Galerie Furstenberg, Paris, April 30 - May 17, 1958, 1958. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Gloria de Herrera papers, 1936-1996 (bulk 1947-1985) Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Emilio Adolfo Westphalen papers regarding surrealism in Latin America, 1938-1995 Getty Research Institute
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associatedWith Breton, André, 1896-1966. person
associatedWith Contre-attaque. corporateBody
associatedWith De Herrera, Gloria person
associatedWith Donati, Enrico, 1909-2008. person
associatedWith Mesens, E. L. T. (Edouard Léon Théodore), 1903-1971. person
associatedWith Moro, César, d. 1956. person
associatedWith Raynaud, Georges. person
associatedWith Toyen, 1902-1980. person
correspondedWith Trotsky, Leon, 1879-1940 person
associatedWith Westphalen, Emilio Adolfo, 1911- person
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Birth 1899-07-04

Death 1959-09-18




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