10 May 2001
Property from a Connecticut Collector
Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)
Sketch for Desert Flower
signed with initials and inscribed 'S.D. importan [sic] reproduire exactement la couleur et texture de le [sic] papier' (lower right)
gouache over pencil on gray paper
11 7/8 x 16 1/8 in. (30.3 x 41 cm.)
Painted in 1946
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Robert Descharnes has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.
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