London, South Kensington
7 February 2014
Max Ernst (1891-1976)
signed and dated 'max ernst. 65' (lower right)
frottage and crayon on paper
10 1/2 x 8 1/8 in. (26.8 x 20.7 cm.)
Executed in 1965
Collection of the artist.
Jean Hugues, Paris.
Anonymous sale, Galerie Kornfeld, Bern, 20 June 1990, lot 425.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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W. Spies, S. & J. Metken, Max Ernst, Oeuvre-katalog, Werke 1964-1969, Cologne, 2007, no. 4097 (illustrated p. 128).
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