The table-cloth in the Atlantic Ocean (projet d'illustration pour "Babylone" de Rene Crevel)
Artist: Max Ernst
Artwork: The table-cloth in the Atlantic Ocean (projet d'illustration pour "Babylone" de Rene Crevel)
Size: 18 x 11.5 cm
Medium: Frottage and pencil on paper
Creation year: 1931
Marks: Signed 'max ernst' (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 16 February 1961, lot 1; Alexander Iolas Gallery, New York (no 8A); Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Berge, Paris; their sale, Christie's, Paris, 17 November 2009, lot 994; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner

Christie's London

Date: 2016-06-23
Lot Number: 141