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Max Ernst
MASK E (MASKE AUF AUSSENWAND) (MASK OF THE OUTER WALL)
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
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313
Max Ernst
MASK E (MASKE AUF AUSSENWAND) (MASK OF THE OUTER WALL)
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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Max Ernst
1891 - 1976
MASK E (MASKE AUF AUSSENWAND) (MASK OF THE OUTER WALL)
Inscribed Max Ernst, dated 48 and numbered I/VI; inscribed E (on the underside of the base)
Bronze
Length (including base): 15 1/4 in.
38.8 cm
Conceived in Sedona in 1948 and cast in 1968 by the Modern Art Foundry in an edition of 7 numbered 0/VI to 6/VI
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Dr. Jürgen Pech has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

Provenance

Jimmy Ernst, New York (the artist's son)
Dr. F. Mebel, New York
Gimpel & Weitzenhoffer Gallery, Ltd., New York
Private Collection, New York (acquired from the above in March 1975)
Private Collection, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner on September 17, 2014

Literature

Werner Spies, Sigrid & Günter Metken, Max ErnstWerke 1939-1953, Cologne, 1987, no. 2653.I, illustration of the concrete version p. 184

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