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    Sale 12146

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1111

    Salvador Dali (1904-1989)

    Autoportrait et explosion

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Salvador Dali (1904-1989)
    Autoportrait et explosion
    signed, dated and dedicated 'Dalí 1965 pour Niki' (lower center)
    watercolor, brush and black ink, pencil and paper collage on paper
    22 1/8 x 17 ¾ in. (56.2 x 45.1 cm.)
    Executed in 1965


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

    Provenance

    Niki de Saint Phalle, Paris (gift from the artist).
    Phoenix Gallery, Minnesota.
    Private collection, Pennsylvannia (acquired from the above); sale, Freeman's, Philadelphia, 20 May 2007, lot 57.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.