Dora Maar, Pere Ubu (1936)

Dora Maar, Pere Ubu (1936). © 2007 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

I picked Maar’s image of a baby armadillo as Pere Ubu because it captures the wonderfully grotesque nature of Alfred Jarry’s Ubu character in what is otherwise a photograph of a cute, little animal.

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