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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE GERMAN COLLECTION

Max Ernst
BILDNIS VON HEDWIG HACKENBERG
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368

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE GERMAN COLLECTION

Max Ernst
BILDNIS VON HEDWIG HACKENBERG
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Max Ernst
1891 - 1976
BILDNIS VON HEDWIG HACKENBERG
signed Max Ernst and dated 08 (lower right)
oil on canvas
36.5 by 54cm., 14 3/8 by 21 1/4 in.
Painted in 1908.
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The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Dr Jürgen Pech and it will be included in the supplementary volume of the Complete Works of Max Ernst currently in preparation, edited by Prof. Dr Werner Spies in collaboration with Dr Jürgen Pech and Sigrid Metken.

Provenance

Hedwig Hackenberg, Bonn (acquired directly from the artist)
Ruth Schieferdecker, Windeck/Rosbach (by descent from the above)
Thence by descent to the present owners in 2016

Exhibited

Bonn, Galerie Werner Linssen, August Macke und die Rheinischen Expressionisten, Campendonk, Max Ernst, Koelschbach, Helmuth Macke, Thuar, 1977, no. 38, illustrated in the catalogue
Cologne, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Max Ernst in Köln. Die Rheinische Kunstszene bis 1922, 1980, no. 1, illustrated in the catalogue

Literature

Woldemar Klein Verlag (ed.), Das Kunstwerk, Zeitschrift für bildende Kunst, Stuttgart, 1977, vol. XXX, no. 3, illustrated p. 55

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