Portrait de Monsieur Emilio Terry (inachevé) (Portrait of Mr. Emilio Terry (unfinished))

Portrait of Mr. Emilio Terry

Portrait of Emilio Terry

© Salvador Dalí, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Figueres, 2007

Cat. no. P 249

Portrait de Monsieur Emilio Terry (inachevé) (Portrait of Mr. Emilio Terry (unfinished))

Portrait of Mr. Emilio Terry

Portrait of Emilio Terry

Description

Date:
1934
Technique:
Oil on wood panel
Dimensions:
34 x 27 cm
Signature:
Signed and dated upper center on the reverse: Salvador Dalí / 1934
Location:
Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Figueres

Provenance

  1. Emilio Terry, Saint Patrice
  2. The family of the artist, France
  3. Private collection
  4. Auctioned at Sotheby's, London, December 7th, 1999

Observations

Although this painting is signed and dated in 1934, Dalí started this portrait in 1933 and was presented unfinished to the exhibition held at the Pierre Cole Gallery, Paris, from the 19th to the 29th of June, 1933, number 22.

Exhibitions

  1. 1933, Paris, Pierre Colle, Exposition Salvador Dali, 19/06/1933 - 29/06/1933, cat. no. 22
  2. 1934, Paris, Jacques Bonjean, Exposition Dali, 20/06/1934 - 13/07/1934, cat. no. 20
  3. 1936, London, Alex, Reid & Lefevre, Ltd., Salvador Dali, 01/06/1936 - 31/07/1936, cat. no. 28
  4. 1956, Knokke Le Zoute, Casino de Knokke Le Zoute, Salvador Dalí, 01/07/1956 - 10/09/1956, cat. no. 22
  5. 1968, Charleroi, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Salvador Dali : peintures, aquarelles, dessins, estampes, etc, 01/03/1968 - 31/03/1968, cat. no. 7
  6. 2007, Espoo, Espoo Museum of Modern Art, Salvador Dalí - Surrealisti! = Salvador Dalí - Surrealist!, 03/10/2007 - 16/12/2007, p. 73

Bibliography

  1. Salvador Dalí, La Conquête de l'irrationnel, Éditions Surréalistes, Paris, 1935, il. 18 (detail), il. 19 (detail)
  2. Salvador Dalí, Éditions de la Connaissance, Bruxelles, 1956, p. 25
  3. A. Reynolds Morse, Michel Tapié, Dalí: a study of his life and work, New York graphic Society, Greenwich [Connecticut], 1958, p. 32
  4. Salvador Dali : peintures, aquarelles, dessins, estampes, etc, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Charleroi, 1968, il. 7
  5. Ninety-three oils by Salvador Dalí : 1917-1970, The Salvador Dali Museum, Cleveland, 1973, p. 193
  6. Salvador Dalí ... a panorama of his art, The Salvador Dali Museum, Cleveland, 1974, p. 193
  7. La Vie publique de Salvador Dalí, Centre Georges Pompidou, Musée National d'Art moderne, Paris, 1980, p. 32 (indirect image)
  8. Robert Descharnes, Gilles Néret, Salvador Dalí, 1904 -1989, Benedikt Taschen, Köln, 1994, p. 156
  9. Dalí. Arquitectura, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí | Fundació Caixa de Catalunya, [Figueres] | [Barcelona], 1996, p. 197
  10. Jean-Louis Gaillemin, Salvador Dalí : désirs inassouvis du purisme au surréalisme, 1925-1935, La Passage, Paris-New York, 2002, p. 18, p. 18 (detail), il. 35 (detail), il. 38, p. 193 (detail), p. 222 (detail), p. 224 (detail)
  11. Univers Gaudí, Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona | Institut d'Edicions de la Diputació de Barcelona | Museo Nacional Centro, Barcelona | Barcelona | [Madrid], 2002, p. 187
  12. Jean-Louis Gaillemin, Dali : le grand paranoïaque, Découvertes Gallimard Arts, París, 2004, p. 90
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  14. Jean-Louis Gaillemin, Dalí : master of fantasies, Harry N. Abrams, New York, 2004, p. 91
  15. Adquisicions de la Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí de 1991 a 2006 = Adqusiciones de la Fundación Gala-Salvador Dalí de 1991 a 2006 = Acquisition of the Gala-Salvador Dalí Foundation from 1991 to 2006, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Figueres, 2006, cover (detail), il. 137
  16. Salvador Dalí - Surrealisti! = Salvador Dalí - Surrealist!, Espoo Museum of Modern Art | Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Espoo | Figueres, 2007, p. 73
  17. Recto, verso : la cara oculta de les obres dels museus, Consorci del Museu de l'Empordà, Figueres, 2007, p. 80 (detail)
  18. Administración y dirección de los museos: aspectos jurídicos, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí | Marcial Pons, [Figueres] | Madrid - Barcelona - Buenos Aires, 2008, cover (detail)
  19. Shûzô Takigushi, Dalí : Tokio, 1939, Notari, Genève, 2012, il. 26 (indirect image) (detail)
  20. Pierre Arizzoli-Clémentel, Emilio Terry : architecte et décorateur, Gourcuff Gradenigo, [Montreuil] (France), 2013, p. 286 (indirect image)
  21. Salvador Dalí, Yomiuri Shimbun, Culture Promotion Department, Tokyo, 2016, p. 98
  22. Antoni Pitxot, Montse Aguer i Teixidor, Teatre-Museu Dalí. Figueres, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí | Triangle Postals, [Figueres] | Sant Lluís, Menorca, 2016, p. 72-73 (indirect image)

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