Toyen /   Marie Cerminova

Czech Republic 1902 - 1980

Illustration, Surrealism

Marie Cerminova
Czech Republic
October 23, 2013
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

Marie Čermínová better known as Toyen was one of the leading Czech surrealist artists, draftsperson and illustrator born in 1902.

Featured image: Toyen – The Shooting Gallery XI (detail), 1940, photo via