Enseigne Pour Une Ecole Des Cristaux
Artist: Max Ernst
Artwork: Enseigne Pour Une Ecole Des Cristaux
Size: 52 x 178 cm
Medium: Oil on board
Creation year: 1957
Marks: Signed 'max ernst' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted between 1956-1957
Provenance: The artist's estate; Anonymous sale, Galerie Kornfeld, Bern, 19 June 1985, lot 179; Anonymous sale, Galerie Kornfeld, Bern, 23 June 1989, lot 22; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Creuzevault, Max Ernst, January - February 1958; Paris, Musee National d'Art Moderne, Max Ernst, November - December 1959, no. 82; Cologne, Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Max Ernst, December 1962 - March 1963, no. 101, p. 47; this exhibition later travelled to Zurich, Kunsthaus Zurich, March - April 1963; Sete, Musee Paul Valery, Deux visions du surrealisme, June - November 2016, no. 54, p. 182 (illustrated)

Christie's London

Date: 2019-06-19
Lot Number: 382