Max Ernst

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Max Ernst painter (born in Germany, resident of France and the United States) who was a cofounder of dadaism; developed the technique of collage (1891-1976)
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Usage

In literature:

Max the butterfly (Ernst Dumcke) was wholly admirable.
"Ivory Apes and Peacocks" by James Huneker
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In news:

The week's other overachievers included surrealist artists like Salvador DalĂ­ and Max Ernst, whose asking prices still pale in comparison to classic Impressionists like Claude Monet or modern masters like Alberto Giacometti.
Max Ernst , the Surrealist artist, who was conspicuous even before World War I for his exceptional gifts and his power to startle and provoke, died in Paris yesterday.
Max Ernst and Rene Magritte, above all.
Max Linden -Levy, son of Ernst and Esther Levy of Sioux City, Iowa, passed away on Friday, August 31, 2012.
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