Max Ernst. His Life and Work

John Russell.

London. Thames and Hudson. 1967. First English edition. First published in Germany in 1966. Yellow cloth-bound hardback, dust jacket. 359 pages. 50 colour plates, 446 monochrome illustrations and 16 photographs. 305 x 215mm (12 x 8"). 2kg. . English. Near fine, in near fine dust jacket; very light shelf wear, a small 3cm tear to lower edge of rear jacket and small nick, both neatly repaired with tape to verso.

A classic monograph on the life and art of Max Ernst. The author produced the book in collaboration with the artist and it's over-arching theme takes in the whole of Ernst's eventful life and examines his artwork in all media. The text is supported by many illustrations.