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Les jeux de la poupée

Hans Bellmer (in 1949)


Title Les jeux de la poupée
Material and technique Publication with 15 vintage gelatin silver prints on fibre-based paper, hand coloured
Object type Photograph
Location This object is in storage
Makers Artist: Hans Bellmer
Accession number 3497 a-r (MK)
Credits Aankoop / Purchase: Stichting Fonds Willem van Rede 2002
Department Modern Art
Acquisition date 2002
Age maker About 47 years old
Collector Collector / W. van Rede
Exhibitions Surreëel: foto's uit de collectie van Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen (2011)
Material Fiber-based paper > Photographic paper > Paper > Vegetable material > Organic material > Material > Material and technique
Object Photograph > Two-dimensional object > Art object
Technique Gelatin silver print > Bromide print > Photographic printing technique > Mechanical > Planographic printing > Printing technique > Technique > Material and technique

All about the maker

Hans Bellmer

Katowice 1902 - Parijs 1975

The artist Hans Bellmer, originally from Poland, published anonymous photographs of his dolls in the book 'Die Puppe' (the doll) in 1934. Although the maker was..