La libre inclinación del deseo (The Free Inclination of Desire)

© Salvador Dalí, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Figueres, 2014

Cat. no. P 1036

La libre inclinación del deseo (The Free Inclination of Desire)

Description

Date:
1930
Technique:
Oil on board
Dimensions:
39.37 x 30.48 cm
Signature:
Signed and dated lower right: Salvador Dalí -30-
Location:
Yale University Art Gallery, Charles B. Benenson, B.A. 1933 Collection

Provenance

  1. Helena Rubinstein, New York

Observations

We have entitled this work "La libre inclinación del deseo" in the belief that this is the picture Dalí presented as number 5 in the exhibition organized by La Gaceta de Arte at the Ateneo de Santa Cruz de Tenerife from 11 to 21 May 1935.

Exhibitions

  1. 1935, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Ateneo de Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Exposición surrealista, 11/05/1935 - 21/05/1935, cat. no. 5
  2. 2018, Dallas, Meadows Museum, SMU, Dalí: Poetics of the Small, 1929-1936, 09/09/2018 - 09/12/2018, cat. no. 3

Bibliography

  1. Elaine Brown Keiffer, "Madame Rubinstein", Life, 21/07/1941, Chicago, IL, p. 37 (indirect image)
  2. André Breton y el surrealismo, Ministerio de Cultura, [Madrid], 1991, p. 193 (indirect image)
  3. Gaceta de arte y su época, 1932-1936, Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno | Gobierno de Canarias. Viceconsejería de Cultura y Deportes, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria | [S.l.], 1997, p. 236 (indirect image)
  4. Dali : poetics of the small, 1929-1936, Meadows Museum, Dallas, 2018, p. 12 (detail), p. 101

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