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Ernst, Max

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Pronunciation: /əːnst
 
, ɛːnst/

Definition of Ernst, Max in English:

( 1891–1976), German artist. He was a leader of the Dada movement and developed the techniques of collage, photomontage, and frottage. He is probably best known for surrealist paintings such as L’Eléphant de Célèbes (1921).

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