Dove finivano le due file, camminava una signora, che dalla gravità mostrava d'esser tale..., 1964.
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Dove finivano le due file, camminava una signora, che dalla gravitÓ mostrava d'esser tale.. 1964. Mixed media. Gouache, ballpoint pen and india ink on thin board, laid on board. Signed and dated upper right. 34.7 x 27.3 cm (13.6 x 10.7 in). Illustration for the series 'Don Chisciotte della mancia' published in the magazine Tempo in 1964 and 1965 and in the book of the same name (published by Aldo Palazzi Editore, Milano 1965, p. 269).[EH].
Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Archives Descharnes on 4 February, 2014. The work is registered under the number "d5333" in the Archives Descharnes.
PROVENANCE: Collection Dr.s Mara and Giuseppe Albaretto.
EXHIBITION: Salvador Dali - La vita Ŕ sogno. Fondazione Palazzo Bricherasio, Turin 9 November, 1996 - 02 March, 1997 (verso on frame with a label (here titled 'Figure nere a duello') Salvador DalÝ - Doeken en aquarellen uit de Albaretto Collectie, Stichting Sint-Jan, Bruges 18 July - 02 November, 1997 (verso of frame with a label).
In the mid 1950s DalÝ met Dr.Mara Albaretto and her husband Dr. Giuseppe Albaretto, they become his "Italian family". Over the course of their long frinedship they have compiled one of the largest European Dali collections. This work became part of this collection directly from the artist.