Enfant De Choeur
Artist: Max Ernst
Artwork: Enfant De Choeur
Size: 76.2 x 54.3 cm
Medium: Oil, collage and colored crayon on board
Creation year: 1968
Marks: Signed max ernst (lower right); signed max ernst, titled and dated 68 (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: The Mayor Gallery, London; Sale: Christie's, New York, May 16, 1978, lot 166; Sale: Wolfgang Ketterer, Munich, November 28-29, 1983, lot 325; Private Collection, New York (and sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 12, 1987, lot 142); Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago (acquired at the previous sale); Richard C. Himmel, Chicago (acquired from the previous and sold by the estate: Sotheby's, New York, May 9, 2001, lot 477); Acquired at the previous sale
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Alexandre Iolas, Journal d'un astronaute millenaire, 1969, n.n., illustrated in the catalogue; London, The Mayor Gallery, Max Ernst, 1973, no. 14; New York, M. Knoedler & Co., Surrealism in Art, 1975, no. 63

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2018-05-15
Lot Number: 344