Max Ernst (German, 1891-1976) Lettrine A
Lot 1* AR
Max Ernst
(German, 1891-1976)
Lettrine A
£7,000 - 10,000
US$ 11,000 - 16,000
amended

Lot Details
Max Ernst (German, 1891-1976)
Lettrine A
signed 'Max Ernst' (lower right)
collage on paper
12 x 15cm (4 3/4 x 5 7/8in).
Executed in 1974

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Galerie Jan Krugier, Geneva, 1975.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.

    Exhibited
    Geneva, Galerie Jan Krugier, Max Ernst, Configurations, huiles, collages, frottages, 1975, no. 60 (illustrated p. 35).
    Brussels, Galerie Isy Brachot, Max Ernst, Peintures, sculptures, collages, frottages, 1977.

    Literature
    W. Spies, Max Ernst - Collagen Inventar und Widerspruch, Cologne, 1974 (illustrated p. 23).
    A. Duckers, Linie, Licht und Schatten, Meisterzeichnungen und Skulpturen der Sammlung J & M.A Krugier-Poniatowski, Berlin, 1999 (illustrated p. 400).

Saleroom notices

  • Please note the medium of this work is collage, gouache and pencil on card and not as stated in the catalogue.
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