The estate of Salvador Dali will appeal against the decision on the exhumation of the remains of the artist

© AP PhotoХудожник-surrealist Salvador Dali in new York. Archival photoThe estate of Salvador Dali will appeal against the decision on the exhumation of the remains of the artist© AP Photo

The Fund «Gala-Salvador Dali» will appeal against a court decision on the exhumation of the remains of the artist to establish paternity.

Before the judge of the courts of Madrid has decided to exhume the remains of the famous artist Salvador Dali to establish paternity. Thus it upheld the claim of the inhabitant of Girona (Autonomous community Catalonia) «the clairvoyant» Pilar Abel Martinez, who claims that Dali was her father.

«Dalí Foundation is preparing a lawsuit to prevent such exhumation. The lawsuit will be filed in the coming days», — stated in the message Fund.

Pilar Abel Martinez was born in 1959 in Figueres. Supposedly her mother had a secret affair with the painter to Port Lligat (Girona), where she worked in the house of friends Gave. In 1955, the mother moved to castelló d’empúries, she got married and after some time her daughter was born. According to Pilar, the first time she heard about what is an illegitimate daughter was Given from my grandmother, mother father official

Salvador Dalí died on 23 January 1989 at 85 years old. He bequeathed to bury him so that the grave could walk, so the body Gave immured in the floor of one room of the Dalí theatre-Museum in Figueres (Catalonia).

The Fund «Gala-Salvador Dali» was founded in 1983 by Dali and currently, among other activities manages the Dalí theatre-Museum.

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