Centre for the Study of Hispanic Exile

Jusep Torres Campalans

Author: Max Aub
Publisher: Fondo de Cultura Economica
Place: Mexico D. F.
Publication Date: 1958
Genre: Novel
Language: Spanish
First published in Spain: 1970
Keywords: Avant-garde
Spanish modern art
Theory of Art
False biography of Aub's fictional vanguardist Catalan artist Jusep Torres Campalans, supposedly discovered by Aub when Campalans was living among the indians of Chiapas. The book includes interviews, testimonies by Picasso and other artists and reproductions of Campalans' paintings.