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Max Ernst. The Little Tear Gland That Says Tic Tac. 1920

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The Little Tear Gland That Says Tic Tac

Max Ernst (French, born Germany. 1891–1976)

Date:
1920
Medium:
Gouache, pencil, and ink on printed wallpaper on paperboard
Dimensions:
17 1/2 x 13" (44.5 x 33 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase
MoMA Number:
238.1935

Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

André Breton, Paris. Given to him by the artist
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from André Breton, 1935

(la petite fistule lacrimale qui dit tic tac)

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