1904 - 1989年
LE JOKER, ILLUSTRATION POUR UN JEU DE CARTES ÉDITÉ PAR PUIFORCAT
signed Dalí (towards centre right); inscribed 9/1 (on the reverse)
felt-tip and coloured crayon on paper
image: 50,1 x 33 cm ; 19 3/4 x 13 in.
sheet: 58,5 x 38,3 cm ; 23 x 15 1/8 in.
Executed in 1967.
Nicolas Descharnes has kindly confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Catherine Perrot (sale: Sotheby's, London, March 26, 1986, lot 457)
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
La Collection Salvador Dalí, Perrot-Moore, Vienna, 1983 (a set of the playing cards illustrated)