Biography

Claude Cahun (25 October 1894 – 8 December 1954) was a French artist, photographer and writer. Her work was both political and personal, and often undermined traditional concepts of gender roles.

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Artworks

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Unlock Art: Exploring the Surreal

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Unlock Art: Where are the women?

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New reflections on two works in the Tate collection

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