Max Ernst

French, born Germany (Brühl, Germany, 1891 - 1976, Paris, France)


sculpture | glass
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  • Bauta

    Max Ernst, Bauta, 1964; glass, 19 1/2 in. x 11 in. x 11 in. (49.53 cm x 27.94 cm x 27.94 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Gift of Peggy Guggenheim; © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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19 1/2 in. x 11 in. x 11 in. (49.53 cm x 27.94 cm x 27.94 cm)
Acquired 1967
Collection SFMOMA
Gift of Peggy Guggenheim
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris


abstract, pink, spheres, organic shapes, transparent, stacks

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