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 Yves Tanguy  (1900 - 1955)

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Lived/Active: Connecticut / France      Known for: surreal vegetal landscape painting

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1900 (Paris, France)
 
Death
1955 (Woodbury, Connecticut)

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Connecticut / France

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surreal vegetal landscape painting

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Born in Paris, Yves Tanguy became one of the leading artists of a movement called Surrealism, depictions that suggested other-worldliness and eerie circumstances. Tanguy's most characteristic works are painted in a style reminiscent of Salvadore Dalí, but his imagery is highly distinctive, featuring strange landscapes in which amorphous objects proliferate in a haunted dream world. His paintings often had indefinable inhabitants, casting long shadows across a landscape, in a meticulously detaile (showing 500 of 2699 characters).



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