13 May 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 75,000
Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 50,000
Max Ernst (1891-1976)
signed 'max ernst' (lower left); signed again and titled 'max ernst mr sippi' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
4 ¾ x 6 3/8 in. (12.2 x 16 cm.)
Painted circa 1959
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This work will be included in the forthcoming volume of the complete work of Max Ernst currently being prepared by Werner Spies, Sigrid Metken and Jürgen Pech.
Acquired by the family of the present owner, circa 1960.
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