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Gala Dalí (the artist's wife)
Cécile Eluard, Paris, by descent from the above.
Beadleston Gallery, New York; sale, Sotheby's, London, 4 December 2000, lot 18.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
W. Rubin, Dada and Surrealist Art, New York, 1968, no. 203 (another cast illustrated p. 234).
M. Gérard, ed., Dalí, New York, 1968, no. 148 (another cast illustrated).
Exh. cat., Dalí, Rotterdam, 1970, no. 188 (another cast illustrated).
S. Alexandrian, Dalí, Paris, 1974 (another cast illustrated p. 9).
Exh. cat., Salvador Dalí Rétrospective, Paris, 1979, no. 175 (another cast illustrated p. 233).
Exh. cat., Salvador Dalí, London, 1980, no. 120 (another cast illustrated).
P. Waldberg, M. Sanouillet & R. Lebel, Dada Surréalisme, Paris, 1981 (another cast illustrated p. 253).
R. Descharnes, Dalí: L'oeuvre et l'homme, Lausanne, 1984 (plaster version illustration p. 199).
Exh. cat., Salvador Dalí Retrospektive, Zurich, 1989, no. 158 (another cast illustrated p. 206).
R. Descharnes & G. Néret, Salvador Dalí: L'oeuvre peint, vol. I, 1904-1946, Cologne, 1993, no. 628 (another cast illustrated p. 279).
R. & N. Descharnes, Dalí: The Hard and the Soft, Spells for the Magic of Form, Sculptures & Objects, Azay-le-Rideau, 2004, no. 61 (another cast illustrated).
Hartford, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Dalí's Optical Illusions, January - March 2000, no. 24, pp. 117-118 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Washington, D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, April - June 2000; and Edinburgh, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, July - October.
Rio de Janeiro, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, Surrealism, August - October 2001, p. 184 (illustrated).