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Raoul Hausmann, 1994

Identifier: CC-29936-31327

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Scope and Contents

This catalogue doocuments the first major retrospective of Hausmann's work for the exhibition that was shown in the three countries in which Hausmann lived, France, Germany and Spain (Ibiza). Several scholary essays are included in the catalogue tracing his early years as a Dadaist, collages and photomontages, the photographic works, sound poetry, abstract paintings and later Dada works. Chistopher Phillips essay, "In the Chaotic Cave of the Mouth," describes Hausmann's sound poems, which are considered "among the most difficult and perplexing" of this "recondite genre." -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.


  • Creation: 1994



0 See container summary (1 soft cover book (324 pages)) : illustrations (some color) ; 28 x 22 xc 2.3 cm

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Physical Location

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Custodial History

The Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry, gift from Ruth and Marvin A. Sackner and the Sackner Family Partnership.


General: Title provided by cataloger or by Marvin or Ruth Sackner. Published: Saint-Etienne, France : Musee d'Art Moderne de Saint-Etienne. Nationality of creator: Austrian. General: Added by: RED; updated by: MARVIN.

Repository Details

Part of the The Ruth and Marvin Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry Repository

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