Napoleon's Nose, Transformed into a Pregnant Woman, Strolling His Shadow with Melancholia amongst Original Ruins

© Salvador Dalí, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Figueres, 2011

Cat. no. P 603

Napoleon's Nose, Transformed into a Pregnant Woman, Strolling His Shadow with Melancholia amongst Original Ruins

Description

Date:
1945
Technique:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
51 x 65.5 cm
Signature:
Signed and dated lower left: Salvador Dalí / 1945
Signed and dated lower center: Salvador Dalí 1945
Location:
Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Figueres

Provenance

  1. Bignou Gallery, New York
  2. Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Ward, Jr., Memphis, Tenn.
  3. Galerie Ketterer Campione d'Italia, Switzerland
  4. Private collection

Exhibitions

  1. 1945, New York, Bignou Gallery, Recent paintings by Salvador Dali, 20/11/1945 - 29/12/1945, cat. no. 1
  2. 1965, New York, Gallery of Modern Art, Salvador Dalí, 1910-1965, 18/12/1965 - 28/02/1966, cat. no. 119
  3. 1973, Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Salvador Dali, 06/10/1973 - 02/12/1973, cat. no. 26
  4. 1989, Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Salvador Dali, 16/12/1989 - 11/03/1990, cat. no. 49
  5. 1989, Stuttgart, Staatsgalerie, Salvador Dalí, 1904-1989, 13/05/1989 - 23/07/1989, cat. no. 231
  6. 2004, Barcelona, CaixaForum, Dalí. Cultura de masses, 05/02/2004 - 23/05/2004, cat. no. 370
  7. 2006, Tokio, Ueno Royal Museum, Salvador Dali centennial retrospective, 23/09/2006 - 04/01/2007, cat. no. 42
  8. 2007, Osaka, Suntory Museum, Dalí multifaceted : centenary exhibition, 08/03/2007 - 06/05/2007, cat. no. 26

Bibliography

  1. Recent paintings by Salvador Dali, Bignou Gallery, New York, 1945, il. 1
  2. Salvador Dalí, "Dali Triumphs in Apotheose of Homerus", Dali News, 20/11/1945, New York, N.y., p. 3 (detail)
  3. Robert De Saint Jean, "Salvador Dali à New York", Formes Et Couleurs, 31/12/1945, Paris, n. p.
  4. Salvador Dalí, 1910-1965, The Foundation for Modern Art, New York, 1965, p. 94
  5. Louisiana Revy : Salvador Dalí, [Louisiana Revy], Humlebaek, 1973, p. 28
  6. Salvador Dalí, Louis Pauwels, The Passions according to Dalí, The Salvador Dali Museum, St. Petersburg [Florida], 1985, p. 108
  7. Salvador Dalí, 1904-1989, Gerd Hatje, Stuttgart, 1989, p. 301
  8. Robert Descharnes, Gilles Néret, Salvador Dalí, 1904 -1989, Benedikt Taschen, Köln, 1994, p. 383
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  19. Dalí multifaceted : centenary exhibition, The Chunichi Shimbun, [S. l.], 2007, p. 75
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  22. 2011 : Memoria = Memòria, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Figueres, 2011, p. 36 (indirect image)
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  24. Disney & Dalí : architects of the imagination, Disney, Los Angeles, New York, 2015, p. 120 (indirect image)
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  29. Memoria 2015 = Memòria 2015, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Figueres, 2016, p. 66 (indirect image), p. 102 (indirect image)

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