Birth of a Galaxy
Max Ernst
Birth of a Galaxy
Max Ernst (German, 1891-1976): Birth of a Galaxy, 1969. Second French period. Oil on canvas, 92 x 73 cm. Fondation Beyeler, Basel, Switzerland. © This artwork may be protected by copyright. It is posted on the site in accordance with fair use principles.

"A prolific artist, Ernst was a primary pioneer of the Dada movement and Surrealism."

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"Max Ernst was a German-born Surrealist who helped shape the emergence of Abstract Expressionism in America post-World War II." (Kara Fiedorek,

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