Untitled (La Forêt)

Max Ernst

(Bruhl, 1891 - Paris, 1976)
Oil on paper on canvas 25 x 19.1 cm ( in.) Signed and dated bottom right 'Max Ernst / 51' 1951
Provenance
Galerie Der Spiegel, Cologne; Oswald Mathias Ungers, Cologne; Private collection, Hesse, Germany; Grisebach, Berlin, Auction n°117, 11 June 2004, Lot 65; Grisebach, Berlin, Auction n°141, 2 Dec 2006, Lot 352; Dorotheum, Wien, Klassische Moderne, 25 Nov 2008, Lot 71; Private collection, Germany
Literature
Reinhard Spieler & Barbara Auer, Gegen jede Vernunft. Surrealismus Paris-Prag (exhib. cat.), Stuttgart, 2009, 126, 184 (ill.)
Frankfurter Kunstverein (ed.), Kunst nach 45 aus Frankfurter Privatbesitz (exhib. cat.), Frankfurt am Main, 1983, 410, 125 (ill.), titled 'La Forêt' and dated '1960'
Werner Spies, Sigrid & Günter Metken, Max Ernst. Oeuvre-Katalog. Werke 1939-1953, Vol. V, Cologne, 1987, 2885, n.a.

Exhibited
Frankfurt am Main (Germany), Frankfurter Kunstverein, Steinernes Haus am Römerberg, 'Kunst nach 45 aus Frankfurter Privatbesitz', 7 Oct - 27 Nov 1983. Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany), Wilhelm-Hack-Museum/Kunstverein Ludwigshafen am Rhein, 'Gegen jede Vernunft. Surrealismus Paris-Prag', 14 Nov 2009 - 14 Feb 2010.

EXHIBITOR

Beck & Eggeling International Fine Art

"Impressionism, Expressionism, Classical Modern, Post-War Art, ZERO, Contemporary Art"

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