Artwork Title: The Entire City (La ville entière) - Artist Name: Max Ernst

The Entire City (La ville entière)

Max Ernst, 1935-1936

In his magnificent painting Max Ernst shows us a mysterious landscape laid out on several levels... combines extreme close-up with distant views, but also different layers of time. The city calls to mind antique ruins and the ancient temples built by lost civilizations. Perhaps the artist is also conjuring a vision of the future. Whatever the case, this is a city of the imagination and an architecture found in the realm of dreams.
oil on canvas

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