Breton, André, 1896-1966

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French surrealist poet.

From the description of Letter, 1954. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 83290392

French writer and one of the founder of surrealism.

From the description of Letter, 1955 Feb. 10. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 79306565

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referencedIn Edouard Dujardin Papers TXRC06-A19., 1861-1951 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Zavatsky, Bill. Office files, of The American Poetry Review, 1975-1985. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Breton, André, 1896-1966. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Contre-attaque. Printed documents relating to the group Contre-Attaque, 1935-1936. Getty Research Library
creatorOf League of Composers (U.S.). Modern music archives, 1910-1984 (bulk 1924-1983). Library of Congress
referencedIn Kiesler, Frederick. Letters received by Frederick Kiesler, 1937-1961. Getty Research Library
referencedIn César Moro papers, 1854-1997, 1925-1956 The Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988. Oral history interview with Isamu Noguchi, 1973 Nov. 7-1973 Dec. 26. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Dujardin, Edouard, 1861-1949. Edouard Dujardin Papers, 1861-1951. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Havelock Ellis Correspondence, 1894-1950. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Eugène and Maria Jolas Papers, 1879-1986 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Di Chirico, Giorgio. Mystère et mélancolie d'une rue [Multimédia multisupport]. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Di Chirico, Giorgio. Mystère et mélancolie d'une rue. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Donati, Enrico, 1909-2008. Oral history interview with Enrico Donati, 1997 Jan. 7. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Modern Music Archives, 1909-1983, (bulk 1924-1983) Music Division Library of Congress
referencedIn Enrique Gómez-Correa papers, 1920-1995 Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Breton, André, 1896-1966. Miscellaneous papers, 1944-1954. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Breton, André, 1896-1966. Letter, 1955 Feb. 10. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Breton, André, 1896-1966. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Massot, Pierre de, 1900-1969. Manuscripts, 1922-1926. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Magritte, René, 1898-1967. René Magritte papers, 1919-1967. J. Paul Getty Center, Arts Archives
referencedIn Rodolfo Usigli Archive: Correspondence, 1927-1979 Miami University
referencedIn Jolas, Eugène, 1894-1952. Eugène and Maria Jolas Papers, 1879-1986. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Moro, César, d. 1956. César Moro papers, 1925-1987 (bulk 1925-1956) Getty Research Library
creatorOf Little review (Chicago, Ill.). Little Review records, 1914-1964. University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, UWM Libraries
referencedIn Gómez-Correa, Enrique, 1915-. Gómez-Correa papers, 1920-1995. Getty Research Library
referencedIn Eder, Rita. Vivisimo muerto : Debates on surrealism in Latin America [videorecording] / [symposium sponsored by the Getty Research Institute]. Getty Research Institute, Research Library
referencedIn Onslow-Ford, Gordon. Gordon Onslow-Ford interview, 1984 Mar. 26. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Rosenberg, Harold, 1906-1978. Oral history interview with Harold Rosenberg, 1970 Dec. 17-1973 Jan. 28. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Hugo, Valentine, 1887-1968. Valentine Hugo Papers, 1872-1968. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Peyre, Henri, 1901-1988. Henri Peyre letters, 1929-1971. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Ossorio, Alfonso, 1916-. Alfonso Ossorio papers, 1949-1981. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn New Directions Publishing Corp. records, ca. 1933-1997. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Gloria de Herrera papers, 1936-1996, 1947-1985 Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Breton, André, 1896-1966. Letter, 1954. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Moreau, Gustave, 1826-1898. L'apparition. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Pierre Matisse Gallery (New York, N.Y.). Pierre Matisse Gallery records, 1925-1989. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Serge, Victor, 1890-1947. Victor Serge papers, 1912-1994 (bulk 1936-1947). Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Valançay, Robert. Robert Valançay correspondence, 1920-1985 (bulk 1930-1949). Getty Research Library
referencedIn Guiette, Robert, 1895-. Collection of manuscripts on Surrealism, 1923-1967. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Merrill, Christopher. Office files of The American Poetry Review, 1990-1995. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Ellis, Havelock, 1859-1939. Havelock Ellis letters, 1894-1950. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Victor Serge papers, 1912-1994, 1936-1947 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Valentine Hugo Papers TXRC06-A16., 1872-1968 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Kamrowski, Gerome. Gerome Kamrowski papers, 1938-2004. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Brunius, Jacques-B. Jacques-B. Brunius papers, 1929-1967. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Leon Trotsky exile papers, 1929-1940. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Breton, André, 1896-1966. Hommage à Antonin Artaud / André Breton. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Victoria Ocampo papers, 1908-1979. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Josephson, Matthew, 1899-1978. Matthew Josephson papers, 1917-1979 (inclusive). Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Matthew Josephson papers, 1917-1979 (inclusive) Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Breton, André, 1896-1966. Hommage à Antonin Artaud / André Breton. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Moreau, Gustave, 1826-1898. L'apparition [Multimédia multisupport]. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Robert Valançay correspondence, 1921-1978 Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Paalen, Wolfgang. Letter : Mexico D.F., to Pierre Mabille, Fort-de-France, [ca. 1940 - ca. 1945]. Getty Research Library
referencedIn Breton, André : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson 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 Library
referencedIn Henri Peyre letters, 1929-1971 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Enquête sur l'amour, 1928-1929. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Breton, André, 1896-1966. [Exposition internationale du surréalisme 1947]. University Club Library
referencedIn Hugnet, Georges, 1906-1974. Notes about André Breton, [not before 1947]. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Battistini, Yves. Miscellaneous papers of Surrealistes-Revolutionnaires, 1944-1948 bulk 1947. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Lake, Carlton. Carlton Lake Collection of French Manuscripts, 1377-2000, (bulk 1895-1940). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Sernet, Claude. Letters sent, ca. 1927-1938. Getty Research Library
referencedIn Benayoun, Robert. Robert Benayoun papers relating to Ted Joans, 1963-1994. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Peyre, Henri, 1901-. Henri Peyre letters, 1929-1971. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988. Oral history interview with Isamu Noguchi, 1973 Nov. 7-Dec. 26. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Usigli, Rodolfo, 1905-. Rodolfo Usigli manuscript collection 1920-1979 Miami University Libraries, King Library
referencedIn Onslow-Ford, Gordon. Oral history interview with Gordon Onslow-Ford, 1984 Mar. 26. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Mesens, E. L. T. (Edouard Léon Théodore), 1903-1971. Papers of E. L. T. Mesens, 1917-1976, (bulk 1920-1971). Getty Research Library
referencedIn Serge, Victor, 1890-1947. Victor Serge papers, 1912-1994 (bulk 1936-1947) Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Barzun, 1881-1973. Henri Martin Barzun papers 1909-1967. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Breton, André, 1896-1966. Haitian lectures, 1946. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Donati, Enrico, 1909-2008. Enrico Donati, letters received and manuscripts, 1943-1963. Getty Research Library
referencedIn Rosenberg, Harold, 1906-1978. Oral history interview with Harold Rosenberg, 1970 Dec. 17-1973 Jan. 28. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn David Gascoyne papers, 1822-2010, n.d. British Library: Western Manuscripts
creatorOf Baziotes, William, 1912-1963. William and Ethel Baziotes papers, 1916-1992. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Barzun, 1881-1973. person
associatedWith Baziotes, William, 1912-1963. person
associatedWith Benayoun, Robert. person
associatedWith Bourdil, André, 1911-1982. person
associatedWith Brunius, Jacques-B. person
associatedWith Césaire, Aimé. person
associatedWith Contre-attaque. corporateBody
associatedWith De Herrera, Gloria person
associatedWith Donati, Enrico, 1909-2008 person
associatedWith Dujardin, Edouard, 1861-1949 person
associatedWith Ellis, Havelock, 1859-1939. person
associatedWith Gascoyne, David Emery, 1916-2001 person
associatedWith Gauguin, Paul, 1848-1903. person
associatedWith Gómez-Correa, Enrique, 1915- person
associatedWith Guiette, Robert, 1895- person
associatedWith Hugnet, Georges, 1906-1974. person
associatedWith Hugo, Valentine, 1887-1968 person
associatedWith Jolas, Eugène, 1894-1952. person
associatedWith Josephson, Matthew, 1899-1978. person
associatedWith Kamrowski, Gerome. person
associatedWith Kiesler, Frederick. person
associatedWith Lake, Carlton. person
associatedWith Lam, Wifredo. person
associatedWith Layera, Ramon person
associatedWith League of Composers (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Little review (Chicago, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Magritte, René, 1898-1967. person
associatedWith Massot, Pierre de, 1900-1969. person
associatedWith Merrill, Christopher. person
associatedWith Mesens, E. L. T. (Edouard Léon Théodore), 1903-1971. person
associatedWith Moro, César, d. 1956. person
associatedWith New Directions Publishing Corp. corporateBody
associatedWith Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988 person
correspondedWith Ocampo, Victoria, 1891- person
associatedWith Onslow-Ford, Gordon person
associatedWith Ossorio, Alfonso, 1916- person
associatedWith Paalen, Wolfgang. person
associatedWith Parinaud, André, b. 1924. person
associatedWith Péret, Benjamin, 1899-1959. person
associatedWith Peyre, Henri, 1901-1988. person
associatedWith Pierre Matisse Gallery (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Rosenberg, Harold, 1906-1978 person
associatedWith Serge, Victor, 1890-1947. person
associatedWith Sernet, Claude. person
associatedWith Seurat, Georges, 1859-1891. person
associatedWith Signac, Paul, 1863-1935. person
associatedWith Thalheimer, Lucienne. person
associatedWith Toyen, 1902-1980. person
correspondedWith Trotsky, Leon, 1879-1940 person
associatedWith Usigli, Rodolfo, 1905- person
associatedWith Valançay, Robert. person
associatedWith Valançay, Robert person
associatedWith Vanetti-Ehrenreich, Dolores. person
associatedWith Zavatsky, Bill. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
France
Subject
Painting, French--19th century
Authors--Correspondence
Surrealism
Art, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions
Surrealism--Exhibitions
Painting, French--20th century
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Person

Birth 1896-02-18

Death 1966-09-28

French

French

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