- 1 DVD (ca. 50 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Authors
- Moritz, Reiner E.,
- "105 0404."Container text in English and German.Contents: Salvador Dali: The burning giraffe (1936) -- Joan Miro: Dutch Interior 1 (1928) -- Man Ray: La Fortune (1938) -- Yves Tanguy: At 4 o'clock in the summer (1929) -- Paul Delvaux: Pygmalion (1939).Credits: Directed by Reiner E. Moritz.In German, English or French. Menus in German, English or French.Summary: "1000 Masterpieces from the Great Museums of the World is one of the most successful TV series about art. The original, with improved image quality, takes us on a fascinating journey through the history of art. Comprehensively illustrated and compellingly presented ? the well-known authors of five short art surveys provide a deeper insight into the masterpieces of painting. In 1924 Andre Breton published the surrealist manifesto. It was the written constitution of a a movement which, drawing on Sigmund Freud's psychoanalysis, espoused a higher reality of the subconscious and the world of dreams. Each of the five artists represented here gave form to these ideas in their own unique way- from Miro's world of symbolism and colour, to Tanguy's 'landscape of the soul' to Dali's tangible dreamscapes"--Container.