L'énigme de Guillaume Tell (The Enigma of William Tell)

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

Cat. no. P 535

L'énigme de Guillaume Tell (The Enigma of William Tell)

Description

Date:
c. 1933
Technique:
Unknown
Dimensions:
Unknown
Signature:
Unsigned and undated
Location:
Unknown

Provenance

  1. Georges Lévy, París

Observations

We have revised the date of this painting in light of the very accurate description of it by M. A. Cassanyes in La Publicitat of 8 October 1933.

Exhibitions

  1. 1933, New York, Julien Levy Gallery, Exhibition of Paintings by Salvador Dalí, 21/11/1933 - 08/12/1933, cat. no. 11

Bibliography

  1. -, Salvador Dalí, Roger Caillois, Salvador Dalí, -, -, -, Minotaure [Sumari], Les Nouvelles couleurs du sex appeal spectral, La mante religieuse, Tableaux de Salvador Dali (il.lustracions), [Les Chants de Maldoror] (anunci), Documents 34 (anunci), [Exp, Albert Skira, Paris, 1934, p. 20, p. 21 (detail)
  2. Salvador Dalí, "Les nouvelles couleurs du sex appeal spectral", Minotaure, 12/05/1934, Paris, p. 20, p. 21 (detail)
  3. Salvador Dalí, La Conquête de l'irrationnel, Éditions Surréalistes, Paris, 1935, il. 28 (detail)
  4. A. Oriol Anguera, Salvador Dalí, Cobalto, Barcelona, 1948, p. XXII
  5. Dalí, Les Éditions du Chêne, Paris, 1957, p. 5
  6. A. Reynolds Morse, Michel Tapié, Dalí: a study of his life and work, New York graphic Society, Greenwich [Connecticut], 1958, p. 33
  7. M.d. C., "Salvador Dali ou les hallucinations d' un méditerranéen", Réalités, 30/06/1961, Paris, p. 70
  8. Regards sur Minotaure : la revue à tête de bête, Musée d'art et d'histoire de Genève, Genève, 1987, p. 155
  9. Persistence and memory : new critical perspectives on Dalí centennial, Bompiani, [Milà], 2004, p. 208 (indirect image)
  10. Salvador Dalí, Obra completa : Ensayos 1, Destino | Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí | Sociedad Estatal de Conmemoraciones Culturales, Barcelona | [Figueres] | [Madrid], 2005, p. 336 (indirect image), p. 337 (indirect image) (detail)
  11. Shûzô Takigushi, Dalí : Tokio, 1939, Notari, Genève, 2012, il. 30 (indirect image) (detail)

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