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International Art
1st Session

October 01 - October 29, 2020

Current bid: $18,000 CAD
Bidding History
Paddle # Date Amount

11853 08-Oct-2020 04:17:26 PM $18,000

LOT 014

Max Ernst
1891 - 1976

Roi, reine et fou
bronze sculpture with black patina, 1929 - 1930
signed and editioned 22/35 and on verso stamped with the Valsuani, Paris foundry mark with the indistinct inscription "CIRE A. VALSUANI PERDUE"
6 3/4 x 11 3/4 x 3 1/4 in, 17.1 x 29.8 x 8.3 cm

Estimate: $20,000 - $25,000

Sold for: $22,500

Preview at: Heffel Toronto – 13 Hazelton Ave

Sold sale of International Art, Waddington's, December 11, 2012, lot 206
Private Collection, Toronto

Werner Spies, editor, Max Ernst, Oeuvre-Katalog, Volume 4, Werke 1929-1938, 1979, page 61, catalogue #1683

Dr. Jürgen Pech has confirmed the authenticity of this work. A signed confirmation will accompany the Lot.

This is work is one of 35 authorized numbered casts with a black patina, in addition to 8 Artist Proofs.

All prices are in Canadian Dollars

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