Photograph of "Le Festin" or "Cannibal Feast" by Meret Oppenheim

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Title

Photograph of "Le Festin" or "Cannibal Feast" by Meret Oppenheim

Subject

"Le Festin" or "Cannibal Feast" by Meret Oppenheim

Description

Oppenheim used a female model's nude body as a table to serve a meal at the 1959 International Surrealist Exposition.

Creator

Meret Oppenheim

Source

[Expositions] 1959-1960, [E.R.O.S.] Exposition inteRnatiOnale du Surréalisme

Galerie Daniel Cordier

Date

1959-1960

Contributor

William Klein, photographer

Rights

© William Klein, SAIF, 2005.

Format

30,5 x 40 cm (12 x 15 3/4 in.) - Tirage argentique sur papier

Original Format

1959 surrealist exposition

Citation

Meret Oppenheim, “Photograph of "Le Festin" or "Cannibal Feast" by Meret Oppenheim,” Surrealism in 20th Century Britain, accessed November 24, 2017, http://atimeline.omeka.net/items/show/15.