Max Ernst, The elephant Celebes, 1921 Surrealism Max Ernst often re-use images, he either added or removed pictures into his artworks in order to create new realities. This painting It combines the vivid, dreamlike atmosphere of Surrealism period.
Max Ernst (1891-1976) Nocturne signed 'max ernst' (lower right) oil on panel laid down on panel Image size: 16 1/8 x 12 7/8 in. (41 x 32.8 cm.) Mount size: 24¾ x 21 5/8 in. (62.9 x 54.9 cm.) Painted in 1967