Max ERNSTÉDITIONS JEANNE BUCHER, No title (The birdman in a train carriage passing a sphinx which is being attacked by mice) Enlarge 1 /1

Max ERNST

Germany 1891 – France 1976

artist

  • also worked in the United States of America

ÉDITIONS JEANNE BUCHER

publisher (organisation)

No title (The birdman in a train carriage passing a sphinx which is being attacked by mice) 1934
Collection Title: Une semaine de bonté ou les sept éléments capitaux [A week of kindness or the seven capital elements]; Quatrième cahier. Mercredi. Élément: le sang. Exemple: Oedipe [Fourth book. Wednesday. Element: blood. Example: Oedipus]
Page: page 21
Place made: Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Materials & Technique: prints, Illustrated books, lineblock after collages on paper wood engraving, printed in black ink. Support: Archers M.B.M. cream wove paper.
Publisher: ÉDITIONS JEANNE BUCHER
Place Published: Paris
Date Published: 1934

Dimensions: 27.8 h x 22.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Spies (ed.), ‘Max Ernst Oeuvre-Katalog: Werke 1929-1938’, 2030
Acknowledgement: Gift of James Gleeson 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.790.21
Subject: Art style: Surrealism
Image rights: © Max Ernst. Licensed by Viscopy