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113

Salvador Dalí

Figure à tête morbide, connu comme "Les Trois Points"

Estimate:

60,000

to
- 80,000 USD

Property of an Esteemed Collector

Salvador Dalí

Salvador Dalí

Figure à tête morbide, connu comme "Les Trois Points"

Figure à tête morbide, connu comme "Les Trois Points"

Estimate:

60,000

to
- 80,000 USD

Lot sold:

69,300

USD

Property of an Esteemed Collector

Salvador Dalí

1904 - 1989

Figure à tête morbide, connu comme "Les Trois Points"


Brush and ink and pen and ink on printed photographic card

10 3/4 by 9 3/8 in. (27.1 by 23.8 cm)

Framed: 18 1/4 by 17 1/4 in. (46.4 by 43.8 cm)

Executed circa 1938. 


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

This work is in very good condition. Executed on printed photograph card, not laid down. The sheet is hinged to the mat at two points along the top edge. Remnants of old framer's tape visible along perimeter of verso. Very minor scuffing to extreme perimeter of sheet, notably a small flattened crease in the lower right corner. There is some minor shrinkage visible in the areas of thickest ink. The sheet is very lightly time-darkened.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York
B.C. Holland, Inc., Chicago
Acquired from the above on January 22, 1965
Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, Dada and Surrealism in Chicago Collections, 1985, n.n. (titled Les Trois Points)