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Max Ernst. Birds above the Forest. 1929

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Birds above the Forest

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

1929. Oil on canvas, 31 3/4 x 25 1/4" (80.6 x 64.1 cm). Katherine S. Dreier Bequest

Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.


The artist
Katherine S. Dreier (1877-1952), West Redding and Milford, Connecticut. Purchased from the artist
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Katherine S. Dreier Bequest, 1953


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