A lecture given at Manchester Art Gallery as part of Angels of Anarchy: Women Artists and Surrealism on 15 November 2009

With Dr Peter Webb, author of Sphinx: The Life and Art of Leonor Fini

In his lecture Sphinx: Leonor Fini and Surrealism , Dr Peter Webb will investigate artist Leonor Fini’s role as a female artist in the predominantly male surrealist group, and the contribution she made with her self-images as empowered sphinxes and ancient deities. Dr Webb knew the artist Leonor Fini well and interviewed her extensively in the years before her death.

The content of this lecture is © Dr Peter Webb. All images used within the presentation remain the © of the owner or licensee and are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

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