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Butterflies

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

Date:
(1931)
Medium:
Cut-and-pasted printed and painted paper, cellophane, and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
19 3/4 x 25 1/2" (50.2 x 65.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase
MoMA Number:
240.1935

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 Breton in Paris, summer 1935

Loplop and the Butterflies

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