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Salvador Dali (1904-1989)
Property from the Collection of Earl and Camilla McGrath
Salvador Dali (1904-1989)

Jeune fille au cerceau et montre molle

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Salvador Dali (1904-1989)
Jeune fille au cerceau et montre molle
signed and inscribed 'Salvador Dalí Paisages immences de l'enfance infinis comme le cerveau de vos jeux et de vos désirs' (lower right)
pen and black ink on paper
5 ½ x 7 5/8 in. (13.8 x 19.4 cm.)
Drawn circa 1932
Provenance
Contessa Anna Laetitia Pecci-Blunt, Lucca (gift from the artist).
By descent from the above to the late owners.

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Lot Essay

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

Contessa Anna Laetitia Pecci-Blunt, Camilla McGrath’s mother, was the first owner of this work. She and her husband, the American banker Cécil Blunt, bought the historic estate, Villa Reale di Marlia, in Lucca in 1923. They opened their home to writers, poets, artists and musicians, including Dalí.

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