VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.
Edouard Loeb, Paris.
Galerie Rudolf Zwirner, Essen.
Werner Rienäcker, Essen.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 30 June 1980, lot 83.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION
W. Spies, S. & G. Metken, Max Ernst, Oeuvre-Katalog, Werke 1954-1963, Cologne, 1998, no. 3240 (illustrated p. 101, with the incorrect support).