Two children and a nightingale by Max Ernst

Here, Ernst uses a variety of techniques – from traditional oil painting to the interspersion of very “non-artistic” elements, such as, for example, an electric bell button, to which an

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The whole city by Max Ernst

Between 1933 and 1936, Ernst wrote several paintings depicting the ruined cities, surrounded by lush vegetation. On these canvases, the artist tried to create an atmosphere of an abandoned, lost

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The Colorado River by Max Ernst

The Second World War made adjustments to Ernst’s creative style, but this time the influence turned out to be quite different than what the events of the First World War

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Old Dad Raine by Max Ernst

In 1953, Ernst traveled through the Rhine Valley, which resulted in this picture. On her example, you can very clearly see what changes occurred in the manner and worldview of

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Antipope by Max Ernst

Created during the Second World War, this painting shakes the viewer with a gloomy, heavy color. In zoomorphic and anthropomorphic figures, probably, it is necessary to see the monstrous creations

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Celebes by Max Ernst

Art critics consider this picture the first big surrealist painting by Ernst. Her idea was born to the artist when he saw in the photograph in an anthropological journal a

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Europe after the rain II by Max Ernst

This is a picture of Ernst, written in the technique of decalcomania, the initiator of World War II, which threatens the death of all mankind. Work on the canvas “Europe

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The perfect time of year by Max Ernst

In search of artistic means to express the subconscious as the antithesis of reality, Ernst discovered the technique of frottage. Illumination happened in a small hotel on the French Atlantic

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Beating babies by Max Ernst

Collage was the most significant contribution of Ernst in the formation of the aesthetics of Dada. In his collages, Ernst manipulated the recognizable images, transforming them into strange, sometimes seemingly

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