4,000 - 6,000 EUR
bidding is closed
- Man Ray
- Vénus en plâtre et fruits, 1936
- Silver print.
- 15.2 by 11.4 cm, 6 by 4 ½ in.
The present work is a typical Surrealist composition, a photograph of a fortuitous encounter between a basket of fruit and a plaster cast of the torso of the Venus de’ Medici. The plaster torso featured in numerous innovative photographs of the early to mid 1930s.