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Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: Max Ernst, German, 1891–1976

Paris-Rêve

1924–25

Oil on canvas

64.8 × 54 cm (25 1/2 × 21 1/4 in.) framed: 70.49 × 59.69 × 4.13 cm (27 3/4 × 23 1/2 × 1 5/8 in.)
Gift of Katherine S. Dreier
1952.30.5
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
German
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Bibliography: 

Robert L. Herbert, Eleanor S. Apter, and Elise K. Kenney, The Société Anonyme and the Dreier Bequest at Yale University: A Catalogue Raisonné (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1984), 266, no. 258, ill.

Werner Spies and Sabine Rewald, eds., Max Ernst: A Retrospective, exh. cat. (New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2005), 77, 167, no. 61, ill.

Ruth L. Bohan et al., The Société Anonyme: Modernism for America, ed. Jennifer Gross, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 153, fig. 15.

Richard Meyer, “ ‘Big, Middle-Class Modernism’,” October 131 (Winter 2010): 102.

Ketevan Kintsurashvili, David Kakabadzé: Georgian Modern Artist and Inventor (New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc., 2013), 139.

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