A La Nage
Artist: Max Ernst
Artwork: A La Nage
Size: 72.8 x 91.8 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1950
Marks: Signed and dated 'max ernst 50' (lower right); signed and dated again, titled and inscribed 'max ernst PARIS 1950 a la nage' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Pierre Loeb, Paris; Roland, Browse & Delbanco, London; E.J. Power, London; Marlborough Fine Art, Ltd., London (by 1962); Cecil 'Titi' Blaffer von Furstenberg, Houston (acquired from the previous, 1963); By descent from the previous to the present owners
Exhibition history: Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Max Ernst, February-March 1955, no. 7; Cologne, Wallraf-Richartz-Museum and Kunsthaus Zurich, Max Ernst, December 1962-April 1963, p. 45, no. 84 (illustrated, fig. 54)

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-13
Lot Number: 61A
Low Estimate: $700000
High Estimate: $1000000
Hammer Price: Not Sold