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    Sale 12206

    Prints & Multiples featuring The Gilbert E. Kaplan Collection of Surrealist Prints

    1 - 2 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 30

    MAX ERNST (1891-1976)

    Untitled, plate 2 from Fiat Modes pereat ars

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    MAX ERNST (1891-1976)
    Untitled, plate 2 from Fiat Modes pereat ars
    lithograph, on heavy light tan paper, 1919, signed in pencil, numbered 'No. 4', from the rare deluxe Museumsausgabe edition, the full sheet, surface soiling, primarily in places to the upper right of the subject, a pale moisture stain in the lower left corner, otherwise in generally good condition
    Sheet: 17 1/8 x 12 ½ in. (435 x 318 mm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE GILBERT E. KAPLAN COLLECTION OF SURREALIST PRINTS


    Literature

    see Spies-Leppien 7; Surrealist Prints 45