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Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens

(1903-1971), Artist, writer and art collector

Sitter in 8 portraits
Born in Brussels, Mesens was influenced by the work of the Dadaists and the Surrealists. He exhibited Surrealist shows in his gallery in Belgium and then settled in London after helping to organise the International Surrealist Exhibition. He worked with Roland Penrose at the London Gallery and edited the Surrealist magazine London Bulletin.

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Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens, by Ida Kar - NPG x129579

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, circa 1958
NPG x129579

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens, by Ida Kar - NPG x135148

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens

by Ida Kar
quarter-plate film negative, circa 1958
NPG x135148

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens, by Ida Kar - NPG x135149

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens

by Ida Kar
quarter-plate film negative, circa 1958
NPG x135149

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens, by Ida Kar - NPG x135150

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens

by Ida Kar
quarter-plate film negative, circa 1958
NPG x135150

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens, by Ida Kar - NPG x135288

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens

by Ida Kar
quarter-plate film negative, circa 1958
NPG x135288

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens, by Ida Kar - NPG x135289

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens

by Ida Kar
quarter-plate film negative, circa 1958
NPG x135289

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens, by Ida Kar - NPG x135290

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens

by Ida Kar
quarter-plate film negative, circa 1958
NPG x135290

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens, by Ida Kar - NPG x137503

Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens

by Ida Kar
quarter-plate film negative, circa 1958
NPG x137503

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