13 November 2015
Salvador Dali (1904-1989)
signed and dated 'Dalí 1943' (lower right)
pen and India ink on paper
14 7/8 x 10 ¾ in. (38.7 x 27.4 cm.)
Drawn in 1943
Jean Deering, Boston (gift from the artist, 1943).
Gift from the above to the family of present owner, circa 1945.
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Richmond, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, In Virginia, January-February 1971.
Nicolas and Olivier Descharnes have confirmed the authenticity of this work.
The present work was reproduced on the cover of a brochure announcing the opening of a Surrealism exhibition at Stuart Art Gallery in Boston, circa 1944.
Please note that Nicolas and Olivier Descharnes have confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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