7 May 2014
Salvador Dali (1904-1989)
Figure aux tiroirs, trois autres figures et carcasse de bateau, danseurs pour le premier projet de ballet "Tristan fou"
signed and dated 'Gala Salvador Dalí 1938' (lower right)
pen and brown ink on paper
18 1/8 x 23 in. (45.9 x 58.3 cm.)
Drawn in 1938
Edward James, London (acquired from the artist).
The Mayor Gallery, London.
Private collection, Pennsylvania; sale, Freeman's, Philadelphia, 20 May 2007, lot 56.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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London, Robert Fraser Gallery and London, The Mayor Gallery, Fifty Drawings by Salvador Dalí from the Edward James Collection, November-December 1983, no. 40.
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