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Max Ernst. Two Children Are Threatened by a Nightingale. 1924

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Two Children Are Threatened by a Nightingale

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

Date:
1924
Medium:
Oil on wood with painted wood elements and frame
Dimensions:
27 1/2 x 22 1/2 x 4 1/2" (69.8 x 57.1 x 11.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase
MoMA Number:
256.1937

Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

The artist
Paul Eluard, Paris. Purchased from the artist
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from Paul Eluard, 1937

[Deux Enfants sont menacés par un rossignol]

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