Oil, gouache and perspex collage on panel laid down on panel
Signed 'max ernst' (lower right); signed, dated and inscribed 'magie blanche 1967 max ernst' (on the reverse)
Galleria Alexander Iolas, Milan & New York; Anonymous sale, Hotel Rameau, Versailles, 4 June 1975, lot 125; Attilio Codognato, Venice; Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 1 July 1987, lot 300; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner.
Exhibition History :
Paris, Galerie Iolas, Max Ernst, Journal d'un Astronaute millenaire, November - December 1969, p. 31 (illustrated).