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    Sale 7703

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 180

    Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)

    American Trotting Horses #1

    Price Realised  

    Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)
    American Trotting Horses #1
    signed 'Dalí' (lower left)
    gouache and paper collage on paper
    22 1/8 x 30 in. (56.2 x 76.8 cm.)


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    Robert and Nicolas Descharnes have confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    American Trotting Horses #1 is a preparatory drawing for a lithograph of the same title executed by Currier & Ives in 1972 (Michler & Löpsinger no. 1345).

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    Provenance

    Sidney and Phyllis Lucas, New York, by whom acquired from the artist.
    Silver State Fine Art, Los Angeles, by whom acquired from the above.
    Acquired from the above by the late owner in 2001.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Del Mintz Collection


    Exhibited

    St. Petersburg, Florida, The Salvador Dalí Museum, The Lucas Collection of Dalí Originals, January - June 1985 (illustrated).