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CAJOVE KVETY. Verse ze stare Ciny.
Translate F. Ch., original litography and graphic layout Toyen.
Brno, Jan V. Pojer, 1934.
8°, 36 pp. Orig. brochure, orig. cardboard cover.
Atlantis, vol. 22. - Limited edition number 59 of 300 numbered copies, 350 in all. - Cover with small signs of wear, color fadig. Litography intact. Book block intact.
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Toyen ( 21 September 1902, Smíchov - 9 November 1980, Paris )
Czech painter, graphic artist, illustrator, ...

Study: 1919 - 1922, Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design, Praha, prof. Emanuel Dite.
Membership: Devetsil Artistic Federation, Manes Union of Fine Arts; Surrealistic group in Czechoslovakia; Paris surrealistic group.
Selected Collections:
Alsova jihoceska galerie, Hluboka nad Vltavou; Krajska galerie, Hradec Kralove; Museum Bochum; Muzeum umeni Olomouc; Narodni galerie v Praze; Moravská galerie, Brno.
Solo Exhibitions: The amount of solo exhibitions since 1945 until the present.
Group Exhibitions:
The amount of collective exhibitions from 1923 until the present. Except for the war period, participation in all international surreal exhibitions.
Selected Literature: 1975, Encyklopédie du surréalisme; 1982, Dictionnaire général du Surréalisme et de ses environs; 2007, Slovník ceských a slovenských výtvarných umelcu 1950 - 2007 (XVIII. Tik-U).

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