Max Ernst (1891-1976)
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Max Ernst (1891-1976)

Coquillage jaune

Max Ernst (1891-1976)
Coquillage jaune
signed 'max ernst' (lower right)
oil with pencil and graphite frottage on paper laid down on canvas
16¼ x 25 3/8 in. (41.3 x 64.4 cm.)
Executed in 1928
The artist.
Anonymous sale, Parke-Bernet, New York, 18 November 1964, lot 73.
Galerie Alexandre Iolas, Paris (no. 263), by 1970.
Private collection, by whom acquired circa 1970.
Acquired from the above by the present owner circa 1990.
G. Gatt, Max Ernst, I Maestri del Novecento, Florence, 1969 (illustrated no. 20).
U.M. Schneede, Max Ernst, Stuttgart, 1972, no. 191, p. 102.
G. Diehl, Max Ernst, Paris, 1973, p. 5 (illustrated).
W. Spies, S. & G. Metken, Max Ernst, Werke 1925-1929, Cologne, 1976, no. 1329, p. 276 (illustrated).
Turin, Galleria Galatea, Max Ernst, October - November 1966, no. 11 (illustrated).
Munich, Galerie Stangl, Max Ernst, August - October 1967, no. 1 (illustrated).
Barcelona, Galería René Métras, Max Ernst, May 1968, no. 4.
Stockholm, Moderna Museet, Max Ernst, September - November 1969, no. 37 (illustrated p. 40).
Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Max Ernst, November 1969 - January 1970, no. 32 (illustrated p. 40).
Stuttgart, Württembergischer Kunstverein, Max Ernst, January - March 1970, no. 41.
Bordeaux, Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Le Surréalisme, April - September 1971, no. 92.
Rome, Museo del Corso, Max Ernst e i suoi amici Surrealisti, July - November 2002, p. 34.
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