Description & Technical information

Date:  1929-30
Period:  20th century
Origin:  France
Medium: Bronze with gold patina
Dimensions: 14.5 x 30 x 9.4 cm (5³/₄ x 11³/₄ x 3⁷/₁₀ inches)
Provenance: Gallerie Collection d 'Art, Amsterdam
Collection Piet and Ida Sanders, Schiedam, Rotterdam (acquired from the above in 1978)
Literature: Werner Spies, Sigrid and Gunter Metken, Max Ernst, Oeuvre-Katalog, vol. IV: works 1929 - 1938, Cologne 1979, p. 61, no. 1683 (illustrated)
Jürgen Pech, Max Ernst: Sculpture, Milan 1996, p. 125 (illustration of another cast)
Exhibitions: Amsterdam, Galerie Collection d' Art, Max Ernst: sculpturen en grafiek, 3. Juni - 2. Juli 1978, Nr. 1
Rivoli, Castello di Rivoli/Museo d'arte contemporanea, Max Ernst: sculptures, 16. Mai - 15. September 1996 (Ausstellung eines anderen Gusses)
Schiedam, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Collectie Piet en Ida Sanders. Leven met kunst, 30. Juni - 21. Oktober 2012
Categories: Sculpture