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Max Ernst

Portrait d’ un ancêtre (Portrait of an ancestor), 1975

Bronze with green patina
16 9/10 × 11 × 7 9/10 in
43 × 28 × 20 cm
Edition 6/7
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Phillips

Executed in 1975, this work is number 6 from an edition of 7 and is accompanied by a …

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Executed in 1975, this work is number 6 from an edition of 7 and is accompanied by a photo-certificate stamped with the artist’s monogram.

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Incised with the artist’s signature and number “max ernst VI/VII” and stamped with the Valsuani foundry mark on the reverse
Max Ernst
German, 1891–1976
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Closely associated with Dada and Surrealism, Max Ernst made paintings, sculptures, and prints …

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Closely associated with Dada and Surrealism, Max Ernst made paintings, sculptures, and prints depicting fantastic, nightmarish images that often made reference to anxieties originating in childhood. Ernst demonstrated a profound interest in Freudian psychoanalysis, which is apparent in his exploration of Automatism

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About the work
Exhibition history
Provenance
P
Phillips

Executed in 1975, this work is number 6 from an edition of 7 and is accompanied by a …

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Executed in 1975, this work is number 6 from an edition of 7 and is accompanied by a photo-certificate stamped with the artist’s monogram.

Signature
Incised with the artist’s signature and number “max ernst VI/VII” and stamped with the Valsuani foundry mark on the reverse
Max Ernst
German, 1891–1976
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Closely associated with Dada and Surrealism, Max Ernst made paintings, sculptures, and prints …

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Closely associated with Dada and Surrealism, Max Ernst made paintings, sculptures, and prints depicting fantastic, nightmarish images that often made reference to anxieties originating in childhood. Ernst demonstrated a profound interest in Freudian psychoanalysis, which is apparent in his exploration of Automatism

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Max Ernst

Portrait d’ un ancêtre (Portrait of an ancestor), 1975

Bronze with green patina
16 9/10 × 11 × 7 9/10 in
43 × 28 × 20 cm
Edition 6/7
Bidding closed
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