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Max Ernst, Fleurs-coquillages
 
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TITLE:  Fleurs-coquillages
ARTIST:  Max Ernst (German, 1891–1976)
WORK DATE:  1933
PERIOD:  20th century
CATEGORY:  Works on Paper (Drawings, Watercolors etc.)
MATERIALS:  Huile et gouache sur papier / Oil and gouache on paper
MARKINGS:  Signé 'Max Ernst' en bas à droite et inscrit 'à ma ravissante amie Pollein, pour ses 15 ans, ces quelques fleurs' en bas à gauche.
Signed 'Max Ernst' lower right and inscribed 'à ma ravissante amie Pollein, pour ses 15 ans, ces quelques fleurs' lower left.
SIZE:  h: 24.8 x w: 36.2 cm / h: 9.8 x w: 14.3 in
STYLE:  Surrealism
PRICE*:  Contact Gallery for Price
GALLERY:  Galerie Fabien Boulakia  (33) 1 56 59 66 55  Send Email
PROVENANCE:  Polly Drysdale, Ibiza (gift from the artist).
Anon. sale, Palais Galliéra, Paris, 7 December 1976, lot 19.
Crane Kalman Gallery, London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, November 1980.
ONLINE CATALOGUE(S):  Galerie Fabien Boulakia Inventory Catalogue
LITERATURE:  W. Spies, S. and G. Metken, Max Ernst, Werke 1929-1938, Cologne, 1979, p. 165, no. 1888 (illustrated)
 
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