6 February 2007
Max Ernst (1891-1976)
signed 'max ernst' (lower right)
oil on panel
9½ x 13 1/8 in. (24.1 x 33.2 cm.)
Painted circa 1960
Mr & Mrs Pierre Schlumberger, Paris; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 18 May 1990, lot 434.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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W. Spies (ed.), Max Ernst, Werke 1954-1964, vol. IV, Cologne, 1998, no. 3552 (illustrated p. 261).
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