Skip to Content
Closed now, next open tomorrow. Closed now, next open tomorrow.

The Massacre of the Innocents

A work made of black-and-white photograph with hand-coloring in watercolor, gouache, and black ink, laid down on tan wove wood-pulp paper.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

Image actions

  • A work made of black-and-white photograph with hand-coloring in watercolor, gouache, and black ink, laid down on tan wove wood-pulp paper.

Date:

1920

Artist:

Max Ernst
American and French, born Germany, 1891-1976

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 397

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Max Ernst

Title

The Massacre of the Innocents

Place

United States (Object made in)

Date

1920

Medium

Black-and-white photograph with hand-coloring in watercolor, gouache, and black ink, laid down on tan wove wood-pulp paper

Inscriptions

Signed lower right: "Max Ernst"; inscribed lower left: "Le Massacre des Innocents"

Dimensions

215 × 289 mm (primary support); 295 × 380 mm (secondary support, sight)

Credit Line

Lindy and Edwin Bergman Collection

Reference Number

2018.316

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

Extended information about this artwork

Object information is a work in progress and may be updated as new research findings emerge. To help improve this record, please email . Information about image downloads and licensing is available here.

Share

Sign up for our enewsletter to receive updates.

Learn more

Image actions

Share