30 April 1999
Salvador Dal (1904-1989)
signed and dated 'Dali '952' (lower centre)
watercolour, black ink and pencil on paper
16 1/4 x 11 5/8in. (41.2 x 29.5cm.)
Executed in 1952
Sammer Galleries, Madrid
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1989
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Sold with a photo-certificate from Robert Descharnes dated Paris le 14 novembre 1989. This work is registered in the Savador Dal Archives under reference D-145/573.
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