• Impressionist/Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 7832

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 279

    Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)

    La pieuvre

    Price Realised  

    Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)
    La pieuvre
    signed and dated 'Dalí 1963' (lower centre)
    brush and India ink and wash on paper
    19¾ x 23 in. (50.3 x 58.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1963


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    Provenance

    ACORIS, The Surrealist Art Centre, London (no. 15).
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 27 June 1978, lot 164.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Stockholm, Moderna Museet, Salvador Dalí, December 1973 - February 1974, no. 54.