Leonor Fini by Lee Miller, 1939 (detail)

Leonor Fini

Illustration, Surrealism, Modernism

August 15, 2013

Leonor Fini was an Argentinian surrealist artist born in 1907, considered as one of the most important women artists of the mid-20th century, along with Leonora Carrington, Frida Kahlo, Meret Oppenheim, Remedios Varo, and Dorothea Tanning. Her oeuvre included painting, graphic design, book illustration, product design, and set and costume design for theatre, ballet, opera, and film.