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Property from a Private Dutch Collection

Max Ernst

Chéri Bibi

Lot Closed

April 7, 01:27 PM GMT


8,000 - 12,000 EUR

Lot Details


Max Ernst

1891 - 1976

Chéri Bibi

signed Max Ernst, numbered 85/175 and stamped with the foundry mark C. Valsuani cire perdue 


Height: 34.2 cm., 13½ in.

Conceived in 1973 and cast in bronze at a later date, this work is number 85 from an edition of 175, plus 15 artist's proofs by the Valsuani Foundry, Paris.

The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Dr. Jürgen Pech, Bonn.

Sale: Sotheby's, Amsterdam, 8th June 2004, lot 66

Purchased from the above sale by the present owner