Terre De Feu
Artist: Max Ernst
Artwork: Terre De Feu
Size: 55 x 46 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1956
Marks: Signed Max Ernst and dated 56 (lower right); signed Max Ernst and titled on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Der Spiegel, Cologne; Fann & Willy Schniewind, Neviges, Germany (acquired by 1958); Thence by inheritance to the present owner
Exhibition history: Wuppertal, Stadtisches Museum, Moderne Kunst in Wuppertaler Privatbesitz, 1958, no. 39, illustrated in the catalogue; Darmstadt, Kunsthalle, Rot im Bild, 1960, no. 9, illustrated in colour in the ; Cologne, Wallraf-Richartz-Museum & Zurich, Kunsthaus, Max Ernst, 1962-63, no. 94; Recklinghausen, Stadtische Kunsthalle, Zauber des Lichts, 1967, no. 60, illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date: 2020-02-04
Lot Number: 32