Max Ernst

German, 1891–1976

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Le Coquelicot de minuit, 1964
oil on panel
21.5 x 27.0 cm
Jun 5, 2024Christie's
Le Coquelicot de minuit, 1964
oil on panel
21.5 x 27.0 cm
Jun 5, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 23589 Collection Crémieux, passion privée
Lot 14
Le Châle à fleurs de givre (Histoire Naturelle, Blatt 4), 1925
frottage and pencil on joined papers
40.5 x 26.2 cm
Jun 5, 2024Christie's
Le Châle à fleurs de givre (Histoire Naturelle, Blatt 4), 1925
frottage and pencil on joined papers
40.5 x 26.2 cm
Jun 5, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 23589 Collection Crémieux, passion privée
Lot 41
Mobiles Herbarium, 1920
Gouache, Indian ink, pencil and collage
14.3 x 21.3 cm
Jun 4, 2024Lempertz
Mobiles Herbarium, 1920
Gouache, Indian ink, pencil and collage
14.3 x 21.3 cm
Jun 4, 2024
Lempertz
Modern and Contemporary Art - Evening Sale
Lot 32
Les trois philosophes (Die drei Philosophen), 1955
Oil on panel
31.4 x 77.1 cm
Jun 4, 2024Lempertz
Les trois philosophes (Die drei Philosophen), 1955
Oil on panel
31.4 x 77.1 cm
Jun 4, 2024
Lempertz
Modern and Contemporary Art - Evening Sale
Lot 33
Les antipodes du paysage (Die Antipoden der Landschaft), 1954
Oil on panel
26.9 x 35.3 cm
Jun 4, 2024Lempertz
Les antipodes du paysage (Die Antipoden der Landschaft), 1954
Oil on panel
26.9 x 35.3 cm
Jun 4, 2024
Lempertz
Modern and Contemporary Art - Evening Sale
Lot 34
Janus, 1974
Bronze, golden brown patina
43.7 cm
Jun 4, 2024Lempertz
Janus, 1974
Bronze, golden brown patina
43.7 cm
Jun 4, 2024
Lempertz
Modern and Contemporary Art - Evening Sale
Lot 35
”Plantation farcineuse hydropique parasite”, 1921
Watercolour and pencil on half-tone process (overpainting), laid down on heavy paper
7.8 x 11.8 cm
May 30, 2024Grisebach
”Plantation farcineuse hydropique parasite”, 1921
Watercolour and pencil on half-tone process (overpainting), laid down on heavy paper
7.8 x 11.8 cm
May 30, 2024
Grisebach
The Rudolf Zwirner Collection - Works on Paper
Lot 53
”Plantation boophile d'outremer hyperboréenne”, 1921
Watercolour and pencil on half-tone process (overpainting), laid down on heavy paper
8.1 x 11.8 cm
May 30, 2024Grisebach
”Plantation boophile d'outremer hyperboréenne”, 1921
Watercolour and pencil on half-tone process (overpainting), laid down on heavy paper
8.1 x 11.8 cm
May 30, 2024
Grisebach
The Rudolf Zwirner Collection - Works on Paper
Lot 54
Paysage, 1952
oil and decalcomania on panel
13.8 x 8.6 cm
May 18, 2024Christie's
Paysage, 1952
oil and decalcomania on panel
13.8 x 8.6 cm
May 18, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22613 Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale
Lot 701
Landscape with Double Portrait, 1952
oil on canvas
22.2 x 25.0 cm
May 18, 2024Christie's
Landscape with Double Portrait, 1952
oil on canvas
22.2 x 25.0 cm
May 18, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22613 Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale
Lot 809
Fleur-coquille, 1928
oil on canvas
45.6 x 37.7 cm
May 18, 2024Christie's
Fleur-coquille, 1928
oil on canvas
45.6 x 37.7 cm
May 18, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22613 Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale
Lot 816
Messaline Enfant, 1957
oil on canvas
122.0 x 91.5 cm
May 16, 2024Sotheby's
Messaline Enfant, 1957
oil on canvas
122.0 x 91.5 cm
May 16, 2024
Sotheby's
Modern Day Auction
Lot 308
Un ami empressé, 1944
bronze with brown patina
66.6 cm
May 16, 2024Christie's
Un ami empressé, 1944
bronze with brown patina
66.6 cm
May 16, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 23172 20th Century Evening Sale
Lot 2 B
Horizon, 1926
oil on canvas
21.5 x 26.5 cm
May 16, 2024Sotheby's
Horizon, 1926
oil on canvas
21.5 x 26.5 cm
May 16, 2024
Sotheby's
Modern Day Auction
Lot 361
Fleurs sur fond vert, 1928
oil and grattage on canvas
53.7 x 65.0 cm
Apr 10, 2024Christie's
Fleurs sur fond vert, 1928
oil and grattage on canvas
53.7 x 65.0 cm
Apr 10, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22702 Art Impressionniste & Moderne
Lot 127
Hommage à Marcel Duchamp, 1970
Etching and aquatint on Arches vellum paper
38.0 x 28.0 cm
Apr 4, 2024Bonhams
Hommage à Marcel Duchamp, 1970
Etching and aquatint on Arches vellum paper
38.0 x 28.0 cm
Apr 4, 2024
Bonhams
Prints & Multiples Online
Lot 128
Invitation au Voyage, 1971
Etching and aquatint in colour on Lana
50.7 x 32.8 cm
Apr 4, 2024Bonhams
Invitation au Voyage, 1971
Etching and aquatint in colour on Lana
50.7 x 32.8 cm
Apr 4, 2024
Bonhams
Prints & Multiples Online
Lot 129
Pour Lewis Caroll, 1971
Lithograph on vellum paper
44.5 x 38.2 cm
Apr 4, 2024Bonhams
Pour Lewis Caroll, 1971
Lithograph on vellum paper
44.5 x 38.2 cm
Apr 4, 2024
Bonhams
Prints & Multiples Online
Lot 130
Par-dessus les Moulins, 1974
Colour etching and aquatint on vellum paper
54.3 x 37.4 cm
Apr 4, 2024Bonhams
Par-dessus les Moulins, 1974
Colour etching and aquatint on vellum paper
54.3 x 37.4 cm
Apr 4, 2024
Bonhams
Prints & Multiples Online
Lot 131
Tout en Un, 1967
Etching in bistre on Japon pelure paper applied to Arches vellum paper
30.3 x 23.7 cm
Apr 4, 2024Bonhams
Tout en Un, 1967
Etching in bistre on Japon pelure paper applied to Arches vellum paper
30.3 x 23.7 cm
Apr 4, 2024
Bonhams
Prints & Multiples Online
Lot 132
Sans Titre, 1972
Etching and aquatint on China paper applied to Lana vellum paper
54.0 x 36.5 cm
Apr 4, 2024Bonhams
Sans Titre, 1972
Etching and aquatint on China paper applied to Lana vellum paper
54.0 x 36.5 cm
Apr 4, 2024
Bonhams
Prints & Multiples Online
Lot 133
Décervelages, Paroles d'Alfred Jarry, 1971
Colour lithograph on Arches wove paper
66.0 x 50.5 cm
Apr 4, 2024Bonhams
Décervelages, Paroles d'Alfred Jarry, 1971
Colour lithograph on Arches wove paper
66.0 x 50.5 cm
Apr 4, 2024
Bonhams
Prints & Multiples Online
Lot 134
Sans Titre, 1961
Etching and aquatint on Arches vellum paper
38.0 x 28.5 cm
Apr 4, 2024Bonhams
Sans Titre, 1961
Etching and aquatint on Arches vellum paper
38.0 x 28.5 cm
Apr 4, 2024
Bonhams
Prints & Multiples Online
Lot 135
Tout en un, 1967
Black etching on laid brown paper
41.5 x 30.5 cm
Apr 4, 2024Bonhams
Tout en un, 1967
Black etching on laid brown paper
41.5 x 30.5 cm
Apr 4, 2024
Bonhams
Prints & Multiples Online
Lot 136
Aux petits agneaux, 1971
Illustrated book of 19 color lithographs on Arches paper
35.5 x 27.5 x 4.56 cm
Apr 4, 2024Bonhams
Aux petits agneaux, 1971
Illustrated book of 19 color lithographs on Arches paper
35.5 x 27.5 x 4.56 cm
Apr 4, 2024
Bonhams
Prints & Multiples Online
Lot 138
Sans titre, 1971
collage on card
7.0 x 3.8 cm
Mar 27, 2024Bonhams
Sans titre, 1971
collage on card
7.0 x 3.8 cm
Mar 27, 2024
Bonhams
100 Years of Surrealism
Lot 23
Eclairs précoces, 1925
frottage and pencil on paper
20.9 x 16.2 cm
Mar 27, 2024Bonhams
Eclairs précoces, 1925
frottage and pencil on paper
20.9 x 16.2 cm
Mar 27, 2024
Bonhams
100 Years of Surrealism
Lot 24
Der abwaschbare Priesterkragen, 1960
offset in black with coloured oily stick highlights on vellum paper, based on the collage entitled « le col du prêtre »
15.0 x 12.3 cm
Mar 27, 2024Bonhams
Der abwaschbare Priesterkragen, 1960
offset in black with coloured oily stick highlights on vellum paper, based on the collage entitled « le col du prêtre »
15.0 x 12.3 cm
Mar 27, 2024
Bonhams
100 Years of Surrealism
Lot 44
Chéri Bibi, 1973
bronze with black patina
33.0 cm
Mar 8, 2024Christie's
Chéri Bibi, 1973
bronze with black patina
33.0 cm
Mar 8, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22658 Impressionist and Modern Art Day and Works on Paper Sale
Lot 289
Demi-figure, 1968
gouache, ink, pencil and paper collage on card
36.0 x 28.0 cm
Mar 8, 2024Christie's
Demi-figure, 1968
gouache, ink, pencil and paper collage on card
36.0 x 28.0 cm
Mar 8, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22658 Impressionist and Modern Art Day and Works on Paper Sale
Lot 290
Loplop im Wald, 1958
oil on paper
29.7 x 24.8 cm
Mar 8, 2024Christie's
Loplop im Wald, 1958
oil on paper
29.7 x 24.8 cm
Mar 8, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22658 Impressionist and Modern Art Day and Works on Paper Sale
Lot 300
Mespōche (Clan), 1919
oil on card
35.5 x 28.0 cm
Mar 7, 2024Sotheby's
Mespōche (Clan), 1919
oil on card
35.5 x 28.0 cm
Mar 7, 2024
Sotheby's
Modern & Contemporary Day Auction
Lot 190
Démonstration hydrométrique à tuer par la température, 1920
paper collage, gouache, pen and Indian ink and pencil on paper laid on the artist's mount
24.0 x 17.0 cm
Mar 7, 2024Christie's
Démonstration hydrométrique à tuer par la température, 1920
paper collage, gouache, pen and Indian ink and pencil on paper laid on the artist's mount
24.0 x 17.0 cm
Mar 7, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22618 The Art of the Surreal Evening Sale
Lot 103
Untitled (Person with two birds), 1957
oil on canvas
80.6 x 64.7 cm
Mar 7, 2024Christie's
Untitled (Person with two birds), 1957
oil on canvas
80.6 x 64.7 cm
Mar 7, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22618 The Art of the Surreal Evening Sale
Lot 124
Le jeu de carte, 1967
Lithograph in colour
56.0 x 72.0 cm
Dec 18, 2023Bonhams
Le jeu de carte, 1967
Lithograph in colour
56.0 x 72.0 cm
Dec 18, 2023
Bonhams
Prints and Multiples
Lot 81
”Aurore Boreale”, 1956
Oil on canvas
22.2 x 16.3 cm
Dec 1, 2023Grisebach
”Aurore Boreale”, 1956
Oil on canvas
22.2 x 16.3 cm
Dec 1, 2023
Grisebach
Modern Art
Lot 494
La Femme aussi, 1972
frottage on vellum paper
40.0 x 23.7 cm
Nov 28, 2023Dorotheum
La Femme aussi, 1972
frottage on vellum paper
40.0 x 23.7 cm
Nov 28, 2023
Dorotheum
Modern Art
Lot 78
Vénus vue de la terre II
oil with decalcomania on panel laid down on board
35.0 x 26.4 cm
Nov 15, 2023Bonhams
Vénus vue de la terre II
oil with decalcomania on panel laid down on board
35.0 x 26.4 cm
Nov 15, 2023
Bonhams
Surrealism: Beyond Reality
Lot 14
Bosse-de-nage, 1959
bronze
47.9 cm
Nov 14, 2023Sotheby's
Bosse-de-nage, 1959
bronze
47.9 cm
Nov 14, 2023
Sotheby's
Modern Day Auction
Lot 266
Ohne Titel (Muschelblumen) (Untitled (Shell Flowers)), 1928
oil and grattage on canvas
54.1 x 65.1 cm
Nov 14, 2023Sotheby's
Ohne Titel (Muschelblumen) (Untitled (Shell Flowers)), 1928
oil and grattage on canvas
54.1 x 65.1 cm
Nov 14, 2023
Sotheby's
Modern Day Auction
Lot 273
Aux antipodes du paysage, 1936
oil and grattage on canvas
24.2 x 33.0 cm
Nov 14, 2023Sotheby's
Aux antipodes du paysage, 1936
oil and grattage on canvas
24.2 x 33.0 cm
Nov 14, 2023
Sotheby's
Modern Day Auction
Lot 274
Fin des circonstances, 1923
oil on plaster laid down on canvas
43.2 x 60.1 cm
Nov 14, 2023Sotheby's
Fin des circonstances, 1923
oil on plaster laid down on canvas
43.2 x 60.1 cm
Nov 14, 2023
Sotheby's
Modern Day Auction
Lot 234
"Apres moi le XXe siecle", 1971
lithograph in colour on Japon nacré
29.2 x 25.1 cm
Nov 8, 2023Dorotheum
"Apres moi le XXe siecle", 1971
lithograph in colour on Japon nacré
29.2 x 25.1 cm
Nov 8, 2023
Dorotheum
Prints and Multiples
Lot 72
Dent prompte (Prompt Tooth) (S. & L. A19)
The complete set of 10 lithographs in colors, on Arches paper, the full sheets, with justification and text by René Char, contained in the original paper wrapper with lithograph in colors, all contained in the original blue linen-covered portfolio.
all unfolded S. 18 3/8 x 30 5/8 in. (46.7 x 77.8 cm) portfolio 19 3/8 x 16 1/8 x 1 1/4 in. (49.2 x 41 x 3.2 cm)
Oct 27, 2023Phillips
Dent prompte (Prompt Tooth) (S. & L. A19)
The complete set of 10 lithographs in colors, on Arches paper, the full sheets, with justification and text by René Char, contained in the original paper wrapper with lithograph in colors, all contained in the original blue linen-covered portfolio.
all unfolded S. 18 3/8 x 30 5/8 in. (46.7 x 77.8 cm) portfolio 19 3/8 x 16 1/8 x 1 1/4 in. (49.2 x 41 x 3.2 cm)
Oct 27, 2023
Phillips • New York
Editions & Works on Paper
Lot 192
Jardin gobe-avions, 1935
gouache and frottage on paper
27.6 x 50.8 cm
Oct 20, 2023Christie's
Jardin gobe-avions, 1935
gouache and frottage on paper
27.6 x 50.8 cm
Oct 20, 2023
Christie's
Live Auction 22158 Avant-Garde(s) Including Thinking Italian
Lot 331
Ohne Titel, 1925
oil and grattage on board
27.2 x 22.0 cm
Oct 20, 2023Christie's
Ohne Titel, 1925
oil and grattage on board
27.2 x 22.0 cm
Oct 20, 2023
Christie's
Live Auction 22158 Avant-Garde(s) Including Thinking Italian
Lot 356
Dame mit großem Hut (recto); Zwei Kopfstudien (verso), 1913
pencil on paper
12.6 x 11.1 cm
Oct 19, 2023Bonhams
Dame mit großem Hut (recto); Zwei Kopfstudien (verso), 1913
pencil on paper
12.6 x 11.1 cm
Oct 19, 2023
Bonhams
Expressionism: Germany, Austria and Beyond
Lot 2
Stroller in the moonlight, 1968
collage, pastel and pencil on paper
21.0 x 26.7 cm
Oct 13, 2023Sotheby's
Stroller in the moonlight, 1968
collage, pastel and pencil on paper
21.0 x 26.7 cm
Oct 13, 2023
Sotheby's
Art Impressionniste et Moderne Day Auction
Lot 113
Roi, reine et fou, 1929
bronze
13.3 cm
Oct 13, 2023Sotheby's
Roi, reine et fou, 1929
bronze
13.3 cm
Oct 13, 2023
Sotheby's
Art Impressionniste et Moderne Day Auction
Lot 114