Le Crabe de Terre (The Sand Crab) by André Masson

An image from his later Surrealist Period.

Details

Medium:
Etching and drypoint
Dimensions:
30 x 22 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,700 ( Total: £5,400)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
Agnew's

Multi-layered work, very typical of this artist's practice. Shifting suggestion of both human face and female genitalia in the form of a crab.

Provenance

Private Collection

Venue details

The Higgins Bedford Castle Lane, BEDFORD Bedfordshire MK40 3XD 01234 718618 www.thehigginsbedford.org.uk

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