Rational Beauty

Dora Maar

Highly regarded as a Surrealist photographer in the 1930s, Dora Maar was a fellow student with Henri Cartier-Bresson and friends with Brassaï, Man Ray, Jean Cocteau, and André Breton, the charismatic leader of the Surrealists. This book explores the beautiful, talented, and mysterious Dora Maar, showcasing her Surrealist photography, her life with Pablo Picasso, and her friendships with Surrealists in 1930s Paris.


Author: Louis Baring
Editor: Ellen Nidy
Design Intern: Maria Gabriela Garuz
Photo Research: Margaux Huille

Typeset in Value, designed by The Entente and distributed by Colophon Foundry