Max Ernst - Chéri Bibi

Max Ernst - Chéri Bibi - image-1
Max Ernst - Chéri Bibi - image-1

Max Ernst

Chéri Bibi
1973

Bronze Height 33.3 cm Signed 'max ernst' on the back of the cast-with plinth, numbered and with the foundry mark "VALSUANI". Exemplar 73/175. The bronze was made in 1973 following the plaster created in 1964 in a numbered edition of 175 copies each, 15 épreuves d'artiste and some épreuves d'essai in green, brown and black patina. - Greenish-brown patina. - Few tiny superficial dents on the edges, few minor irregularities in the patina.

Provenance

Private collection, Rhineland

Literature

Werner Spies, Max Ernst. Skulpturen, Häuser, Landschaften, exhib. cat. Kunstsammlungen Nordrhein-Westfalen Düsseldorf, Cologne 1998, p. 183 with illus.; Jürgen Pech, Max Ernst - Plastische Werke, Cologne 2005, p. 206, with colour illus. p. 207

Lot 376 D

Estimate:
10.000 € - 12.000 €

Result:
14.640 €