Max Ernst

Chauve-souris sourire

signed max ernst (lower right); signed again, dated 1949, and titled (on the reverse)

oil on canvas

16¼ by 13⅛ in.

41.3 by 33.3 cm.

Executed in 1949.

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Max Ernst
Chauve-souris sourire

signed max ernst (lower right); signed again, dated 1949, and titled (on the reverse)

oil on canvas

16¼ by 13⅛ in.

41.3 by 33.3 cm.

Executed in 1949.
Provenance

The artist

Dorothea Tanning, New York, Sedona & Paris (gift from the above)

By descent to the present owner in 2012

Exhibition

Paris, Galerie René Drouin, Max Ernst, 1950, no. 55

Literature

Patrick Waldberg, Max Ernst, Paris, 1958, illustrated p. 283

Werner Spies, Max Ernst-Oeuvre Katalog, Werke 1939-1953, Cologne, 1987, vol. V, no. 2693, illustrated p. 205