Max Ernst - Illustrationsvorlage zu B. Pérets "La Brebis galante"

Max Ernst - Illustrationsvorlage zu B. Pérets "La Brebis galante" - image-1
Max Ernst - Illustrationsvorlage zu B. Pérets "La Brebis galante" - image-1

Max Ernst

Illustrationsvorlage zu B. Pérets "La Brebis galante"
1949

Collage and India ink on firm paper 29.4 x 22.6 cm Framed under glass. Signed 'max ernst' in black pen lower right. Verso inscribed "La Brebis Gal. 126 (Après CH.12)" in an unknown hand. - In excellent condition.

Catalogue Raisonné

Spies/Metken 2727

Provenance

Wolfgang Ketterer München, Auktionskatalog 3, 10/21 May 1969, no. 352; Galerie Bel'Art, Stockholm (1976); Ragnar von Holten, Stockholm; Private collection, Rhineland

Literature

Werner Spies, Collagen - Inventar und Widerspruch, Cologne 1974, ill. no. 49

Exhibitions

Stockholm/Malmö 1970 (Moderna Museet/Malmö Museum), Surrealism?, cat. no. 28, ill. p. 14; Munich/Berlin 1979 (Haus der Kunst/Nationalgalerie), Max Ernst. Retrospektive, p. 178

Lot 248 D

Estimate:
12.000 € - 15.000 €