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Auction: 
Květnová aukce v Expo 58 ART
Author: 
Toyen (Marie Čermínová)
Year: 
1953
Artwork: 
Untitled
Created: 
1953
Starting/Selling price: 
39 200 EUR
Estimate: 
48 000 – 60 000 EUR
Sold: 
zpět

collage, pencil, gouache on postcard
8,7 x 13,6 cm
signed lower right: T

 

Provenance:
– The collection of Jean Paul Kahn and his wife Genevieve. Paul Kahn was one of the most important collectors of Surrealist art in Paris

 

The expert’s report written by the renowned Toyen expert Dr Karel Srp is enclosed.

 

Collage on postcard by Toyen is dedicated to André Breton and Jean Schuster, the editors of the surrealist magazine Medium.

There are a few similar postcards by Toyen, this is an exceptional and one of a kind example.