Max ERNST, Travaux souterraines [Underground works] Enlarge 1 /1

Max ERNST

Germany 1891 – France 1976

  • also worked in the United States of America

Travaux souterraines [Underground works] 1929 Materials & Technique: drawings, paper inlay collage collage Support: light brown card
Edition: unique

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right in pencil "Max Ernst 1929".
Tertiary Insc: Verso labels: 'MAX ERNST / "TRAVAUX SOUTERRAINS" / COLLAGE / SIGNED AND DATED 1929 / FROM THE COLLECTION OF / GEORGES HUGNET, PARIS. / 7 X 4 3/4 INCHES / 17.5 X 12 CMS.', inscribed lower right in blue ballpoint pen, diagonal "110 16-4-75"
Dimensions: image 14.4 h x 10.0 w cm sheet 17.6 h x 11.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.1833
Subject: Art style: Surrealism
Image rights: © Max Ernst. Licensed by Viscopy