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André Breton, Le surréalisme et la peinture, 1928

The first Surrealist manifesto was issued in 1924. It was written by André Breton, who quickly positiont himself as surrealism theoretical standard-bearer. In 1928 he published the book Le Surrealism et la peinture, which showed that surrealism was not only a literary movement.