Clair de lune avec cygnes a Port Lligat
Artwork: Clair de lune avec cygnes a Port Lligat
Size: image: 9 x 16.5 cm
Medium: Gouache, wash and pen and ink on paper
Creation year: 1950
Marks: 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)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: 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

Christie's London

Date: 2016-06-23
Lot Number: 146