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The Departure

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Artist
Desmond Morris
Year
1947
Medium
Oil on board
Dimensions (in)
14" x 10" inches
Signed
Monogram
Price
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Stock No
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Notes
Provenance: The Mayor Gallery, Londres (acquired directly from the artist) Collection Vera et Arturo Schwarz, Milan (acquired from the above, January 1992) Then to the Israel Museum, Jérusalem, en 1998. Literature: Mr. Remy, The Surrealist World of Desmond Morris, London, 1991, p. 197, No. 21 (illustrated in color on page 34). S. Levy, Desmond Morris, Analytical Catalog Raised, 2000-2012, Bristol, 2012, p. 267, No. 1947/57. EXHIBITED: London, The Mayor Gallery, Desmond Morris, May-June 1991. Jerusalem, The Israel Museum, Dreaming with Open Eyes, The Vera and Arturo Schwarz Collection of Dada and Surrealist Art in the Israel Museum, December 2000-June 2001, p. 194, No. 562 (shown in colour in the exhibition catalog). Rome, Complesso Monumentale del Vittoriano, Dada and surrealismo riscoperti, October 2009-February 2010.