Here's an image of the new Cahun piece acquired by The Art Institute of Chicago I reported on yesterday.
Claude Cahun • Object • 1936
This is a seriously creepy piece. It would be a silly Surrealist trope, but there is something about that eye and that hair. It is like the original Twilight Zone, a trophy for Hans Bellmer, or something out of Eraserhead.
The Final list for AIC's Society for Contemporary Art selection committee is:
Also there is the possibility of a “surprise guest” addition.
An anonymous tipster says it may well be James Coleman.