19 June 2007
Max Ernst (1891-1976)
signed and dated 'max ernst 73' (lower right)
oil on canvas
7½ x 10 5/8 in. (19 x 27.1 cm.)
Painted in 1973
Galerie St Augustin, Paris, by whom acquired from the artist in 1973. Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 31 March 1977, lot 326.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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