Photo reproduction of Max Ernst's Punching ball or the immortality of Buonarroti
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1 photographic print : b&w ; 12 x 08 cm.
Reproduction of a photomontage by Ernst. Shows photo of Ernst as a young man, with overlaid image of a figure composed of a woman's torso, and a man's head from a medical illustration. Written across Ernst's face is the word "dadamax." The composite figure is labeled "Caesar Buonarroti." Identification on label attached to verso (typewritten): Ernst, Max; [Da]damax with Ceasar [sic] Buonarroti c. 1920, collection of Tristan Tzara, Paris.
Photo reproduction of Max Ernst's Punching ball or the immortality of Buonarroti, 1920 / unidentified photographer. Rudi Blesh papers, 1909-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560