Lorigine De La Pendule
Artist: Max Ernst
Artwork: Lorigine De La Pendule
Size: sheet: 27 x 21; artist's mount: 32.7 x 25.2 cm
Medium: Pencil and frottage on paper
Creation year: 1925
Marks: Signed 'max ernst' (lower right, on the artist's mount) and dated and titled '1925 l'origine de la pendule' (lower left, on the artist's mount)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Paul Eluard, Paris (avant 1952); Rene Gaffe, Bruxelles; Berggruen & Cie, Paris (avant 1956); Collection particuliere, Suisse; Puis par descendance au proprietaire actuel.
Exhibition history: Paris, Berggruen & Cie, Max Ernst, Histoire naturelle, dessins ine dits, novembre 1956 (illustre).

Christie's Paris

Date: 2019-10-18
Lot Number: 183
Low Estimate: $32667 [+59%]
High Estimate: $54445 [-4%]
Hammer Price: $52267
Sold For: $65334