Clair de lune avec cygnes a Port Lligat

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Clair de lune avec cygnes a Port Lligat
image: 9 x 16.5 cm
Gouache, wash and pen and ink on paper
Signed and dated 'Dali 1950' (lower centre); with a later dedication by Gala Dali to Fleur Cowles '"If you come see me Port Lligat, I putch candle crowns on heads of swans in my harbour, Port Lligat; this my finest Dalinian greeting for you!"' (lower sheet margin)
Fleur Cowles, a gift from the artist circa 1955; sale, Christie's, London, 7 February 2013, lot 269; Private collection, Switzerland, acquired at the previous sale, and thence by descent
$35,470 *