Surrealism…for real….


From 1940 to 1947 writer and artist Charles Henri Ford and film critic and writer Parker Tyler published View magazine. View was a literary and art magazine that is credited with having introduced the American public to surrealism.

The covers of View were amazing…featuring some of the best artists of the day. Below are a few examples.

Dec. 1943 – Pavel Tchelitchew

Dec. 1944 – Esteban Frances

Oct. 1945 – Morris Hirshfield

Nov. 1945 – Leon Kelly