Colombe Blanche
Artist: Max Ernst
Artwork: Colombe Blanche
Size: 65 x 50.5 cm
Medium: Oil and graphite on canvas
Creation year: 1925
Marks: Signed and dated 'max ernst '25' lower right
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Paul Eluard, Paris (1938); Roland Penrose, London; E. L. T. Mesens, London; Nierendorf Gallery, New York; Frank Perls Gallery, Beverly Hills; Burt Kleiner, Beverly Hills; Richard Feigen Gallery, New York (acquired from the previous in 1970); Galleria Galatea, Turin; Andree Strassart, Paris; Paolo Marinotti, Milan; Thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Van Leer, Exposition Max Ernst, 10 - 24 March 1926, no. 6; London, The London Gallery, Max Ernst, 15 December 1938 - January 1939, no. 29; San Francisco Museum of Art, 20th Century German Paintings, January 1940, no. 1037; Rome, Museo del Corso, Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Roma, Max Ernst e i suoi amici Surrealisti, 24 July - 3 November 2002, p. 29 (illustrated on the cover)

Phillips London

Date: 2018-03-08
Lot Number: 28