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    Sale 2047

    Impressionist and Modern Art Works on Paper

    7 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 603

    Max Ernst (1891-1976)

    Deux oiseaux

    Price Realised  

    Max Ernst (1891-1976)
    Deux oiseaux
    signed and dated 'max ernst 44' (lower right)
    charcoal on paper
    13 7/8 x 10 in. (35.2 x 25.4 cm.)
    Drawn in 1944


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    Werner Spies has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Private collection, New York (by descent from the artist).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Werner Spies has confirmed the authenticity of this work.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of an American Private Collector