Salvador Dalí Artwork Details


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The Duke of Windsor (1894 - 1972), otherwise known as King Edward VIII - the English King who abdicated in order that he might marry Mrs Wallis Simpson. On their first journey to New York Dali and Galaa had their first dinner appointment with the Duke of Windsor and his wife Wallis Simpson and as a result of this they beacme friends. This photograph seems to have been taken at the Lido in Paris at a formal dinner and it depicts the Duke and Dali shaking hands with a photographer in the background.

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