• The Art of the Surreal Evening auction at Christies

    Sale 7903

    The Art of the Surreal Evening Sale

    2 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 106

    Max Ernst (1891-1976)

    Ohne Titel

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Max Ernst (1891-1976)
    Ohne Titel
    signed 'max ernst' (lower right)
    oil on panel
    8 7/8 x 6¼ in. (22.6 x 16 cm.)
    Painted in 1962


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Finarte, Milan, 25 November 1965, lot 70.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    W. Spies, S. & G. Metkin, Max Ernst, Werke 1954-1963, Cologne, 1998, no. 3642 (illustrated p. 307).


    Exhibited

    London, Hanover Gallery, Max Ernst, early and recent paintings and sculpture, July - August 1965, no. 23 (illustrated).