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Le Gulf Stream

Max Ernst-Le Gulf Stream-1954

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Le Gulf Stream
Size:
32.8 x 41.2 cm
Medium :
Oil with grattage and sgraffito on panel
Creation Year:
1954
Marks
Signed 'max ernst' (lower right); signed and inscribed 'Max Ernst 'Le gulf-Stream' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Carlo Cardazzo [Galleria d'Arte del Naviglio], Venice & Milan, by 1961; Anonymous sale, Finarte, Milan, 11 June 1985, lot 208; Anonymous sale, Finarte, Milan, 14 December 1988, lot 220; Private collection, Milan; Acquired by the present owner by 1999.
Exhibition History :
Torino, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna, La pittura moderna straniera nelle collezioni private italiane, March - April 1961, no. 70, (illustrated; dated '1927'); Torino, Galleria Biasutti, Max Ernst, March - May 1996, p. 26 (illustrated p. 27); Milan, Galleria del Credito Valtellinese 'Refettorio delle Stelline', Max Ernst , da collezioni francesi e italiane, November 1996 - February 1997, no. 19, p. 76 (illustrated; dated '1927'); Arezzo, Museo Civico d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Arezzo, Da Picasso a Botero, Capolavori dell'arte del Novecento, March - June 2004, p. 149; Bruhl, Max Ernst Museum, March - September 2006.

Christie’s London

Date:
2019-02-28
Lot Number :
475
Low Estimate :
$104,837[-25%]*
High Estimate :
$157,256[-50%]*
Hammer Price :
$78,628
Sold For :
$98,285*