Max Ernst

Fille et mère
1959

Max Ernst, Fille et mère
© VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

Bronze

44,2 × 26,7 × 29,2 cm | 17 1/2 × 10 1/2 × 11 1/2 in

Signed and numbered “II /VI”on the verso of the plinth

Lifetime cast Valsuani, Paris 1959. Edition of 6 + 3 e.a.

Catalogue Raisonné by Spies/Metken 1998 no. 3780,I

Provenance

Collection Societé d'Art Paris; World House Galleries, New York; Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York (5th December 1962); Collection Frances Leventritt, New York

Exhibitions
  • Leopold Museum Wien, "Fremde Götter. Faszination Afrika und Ozeanien", Wien 2016
  • Galerie Ludorff, "Muse & Modell", Dusseldorf 2014
Literature
  • Hans-Peter Wipplinger (Hg.), "Fremde Götter. Faszination Afrika und Ozeanien", Ausst.-Kat. Leopold Museum Wien, Wien 2016, p. 146
  • Galerie Ludorff, "Skulptur I", Dusseldorf 2015, p. 64
  • Galerie Ludorff, "Muse & Modell", Dusseldorf 2014, p. 31
  • Werner Spies/Sigrid Metken/Günter Metken, "Max Ernst Œuvre-Katalog Werke 1953-1964", Bd. VI, Houston/Köln 1998, no. 3780,1

About Max Ernst

As a German painter, graphic artist and sculptor, co-founder of the Cologne Dada Group, Max Ernst is also one of the most important members of the surrealist movement in Paris.

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