Instrument masochiste (Masochistic instrument)

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

Cat. no. P 315

Instrument masochiste (Masochistic instrument)

Description

Date:
c. 1934
Technique:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
62 x 47 cm
Signature:
Signed lower right at a later date: Dalí
Location:
Julian & Josie Robertson Collection, New York. Promised future gift to Auckland Art Gallery Toi oTamaki, New Zealand

Provenance

  1. Countess Pecci-Blunt
  2. Auctioned at Sotheby's, London, December 1st, 1982
  3. Auctioned at Sotheby's, London, December 1st, 1992
  4. José Mugrabi collection, New York
  5. Auctioned at Sotheby's, New York, November 13th, 1996
  6. Julien and Rosie Robertson, New York

Exhibitions

  1. 1934, Paris, Jacques Bonjean, Exposition Dali, 20/06/1934 - 13/07/1934, cat. no. 23
  2. 1979, Paris, Centre Georges Pompidou, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Salvador Dalí: rétrospective, 1920-1980, 18/12/1979 - 21/04/1980, cat. no. 142
  3. 1989, Stuttgart, Staatsgalerie, Salvador Dalí, 1904-1989, 13/05/1989 - 23/07/1989, cat. no. 114
  4. 1989, Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Salvador Dali, 16/12/1989 - 11/03/1990, cat. no. 23
  5. 1994, Düsseldorf, Kunsthalle, El Surrealismo en España, 11/02/1994 - 17/04/1994, cat. no. 44
  6. 1995, Milano, Palazzo Forti, Verona, Dalí, Miró, Picasso e il surrealismo spagnolo, 29/07/1995 - 22/10/1995, p. 93
  7. 1996, Barcelona, La Pedrera, Dalí. Arquitectura, 19/06/1996 - 25/08/1996, cat. no. 7

Bibliography

  1. Salvador Dalí: rétrospective, 1920-1980, Centre Georges Pompidou, Musée National d'Art moderne, Paris, 1979, p. 315
  2. José Luis Rubio, "El último show de Dalí", Cambio 16, 16/12/1979, Madrid, p. 91 (detail)
  3. Josep Pla, Salvador Dalí (il.), Obres de museu, DASA, Figueres, 1981, p. 59
  4. "Un quadre de Dalí venut per uns quatre milions", Diario de Barcelona, 02/12/1982, Barcelona, n. p. (detail)
  5. Ignacio Gómez de Liaño, Dalí, Polígrafa, Barcelona, 1983, il. 53
  6. Distribucions d'art surrealista, Distribucions d'Art Surrealista, Barcelona, 1983, p. 20
  7. Grands Peintres : Dalí, COGEDI-PRESSE, Paris, 1988, p. 6
  8. Dalí à Clermont-Ferrand, Musée Bargoin, Pierre Argilet, Clermont-Ferrand, 1989, n. p.(indirect image) (detail)
  9. Salvador Dalí, 1904-1989, Gerd Hatje, Stuttgart, 1989, p. 151
  10. A. B. Tello, Salvador Dalí, Vilmar, Barcelona, 1990, p. 43
  11. René Passeron, Salvador Dalí, Ars Mundi, [S.l.], 1990, p. 65
  12. El Surrealismo en España, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, [Madrid], 1994, p. 164
  13. Salvador Dalí, Polígrafa, Barcelona, 1994, il. 39
  14. Robert Descharnes, Gilles Néret, Salvador Dalí, 1904 -1989, Benedikt Taschen, Köln, 1994, p. 195
  15. Dalí, Cercle d'Art, Paris, 1994, il. 39
  16. Marco Di Capua, Dalí, Librairie Gründ, Paris, 1994, p. 143
  17. Dalí, Miró, Picasso e il surrealismo spagnolo, Skira, Milano, 1995, p. 93
  18. From Gaudí to Tàpies : Catalan masters of the 20th Century, Generalitat de Catalunya. Departament de Cultura, Barcelona, 1996, p. 58
  19. Dalí. Arquitectura, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Fundació Caixa de Catalunya, [Figueres], [Barcelona], 1996, p. 41
  20. Dalí. Arquitectura, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Fundació Caixa de Catalunya, [Figueres], Barcelona, 1996, n. p.
  21. Salvador Dalí, Parkstone, England, 1999, p. 80 (detail)
  22. Les Essentiels de l'art Dalí, Ludion, Amsterdam, 2003, p. 136
  23. The Portable Dalí, Universe, New York, 2003, p. 136
  24. Persistence and memory : new critical perspectives on Dalí centennial, Bompiani, [Milà], 2004, p. 180 (detail)
  25. Surrealism : dreams on canvas, Nassau County Museum of Art, New York, 2007, p. 20, p. 43
  26. Dali : poetics of the small, 1929-1936, Meadows Museum, Dallas, 2018, p. 114

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