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Max Ernst
LE PEUPLE DES OISEAUX
Estimate
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LOT SOLD. 68,750 USD
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39
Max Ernst
LE PEUPLE DES OISEAUX
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 68,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Creating a Stage: The Collection of Marsha and Robin Williams

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Max Ernst
1891 - 1976
LE PEUPLE DES OISEAUX
signed 
pastel on paper
17 7/8 x 13 3/4 in.; 45.4 x 34.9 cm
Executed in 1942. 
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Provenance

Julian Aberbach, Paris
The Pace Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1996 

Exhibited

Munich, Haus der Kunst and Paris, Musé des Arts Decoratifs, Le Surrealisme: 1922-1942, March - September 1972, no. 162
New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Max Ernst, February - April 1975, no. 196, pl. 190, illustrated
Paris, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, Max Ernst, May - August 1975, no. 232, pl. 161, illustrated
Munich, Haus der Kunst and Berlin, Nationalgalerie, Max Ernst Retrospective, February - July 1979, no. 258, pl. 313, illustrated

Literature

Edward Quinn, Max Ernst, Paris 1976, no. 268, pl. 226, illustrated 
Winfred Konnertz, Max Ernst, Zeichnungen, Aquarelle, Ubermalungen, Frottage, Cologne 1980, no. 43, p. 92, illustrated 
Wener Spies, Sigrid and Gunter Methen, Max Ernst: Werke 1939-1953, Houston & Cologne 1987, no. 2409, p. 56, illustrated 

Creating a Stage: The Collection of Marsha and Robin Williams

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New York