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Salvador Dalí, ‘Ace of Hearts ’, 1967, Alpha 137 Gallery
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Salvador Dalí

Ace of Hearts , 1967

Porcelain Plate. Artist Signature Fired into Plate with COA in original box
9 3/4 in diameter
24.8 cm diameter
Edition 358/2000
This is part of a limited edition set.
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About the work

In 1967, Salvador Dalí released a 17-card deck of surrealist playing cards with unique designs for …

Alpha 137 Gallery

This rare vintage limited edition Salvador Dali plate is in original packing with COA. Excellent …

Medium
Design/Decorative Art
Condition
Certificate of Authenticity with edition number listed from manufacturer.
Signature
Artist Signature Fired into Plate on recto (front).
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Series
Flush Royal and Joker Series
Manufacturer
Puiforcat, France
Salvador Dalí
Spanish, 1904–1989
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Salvador Dalí was a leading proponent of Surrealism, the 20-century avant-garde movement that sought to release the creative potential of the unconscious through strange, dream-like imagery. “Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision,” he said. Dalí is specially credited with the innovation of “paranoia-criticism,” a philosophy of art making he defined as “irrational understanding based on the interpretive-critical association of delirious phenomena.” In addition to meticulously painting fantastic compositions, such as The Accommodations of Desire (1929) and the melting clocks in his famed The Persistence of Memory (1931), Dalí was a prolific writer and early filmmaker, and cultivated an eccentric public persona with his flamboyant mustache, pet ocelot, and outlandish behavior and quips.

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In 1967, Salvador Dalí released a 17-card deck of surrealist playing cards with unique designs for Aces, Kings, Queens, and Jacks in all four suits as well as a single Joker. Dalí designed each card with some of his most iconic and absurd motifs, including melting clocks, floating lips, and eyes brimming with tears. …

Alpha 137 Gallery

This rare vintage limited edition Salvador Dali plate is in original packing with COA. Excellent condition; in original box with certificate. From the Flush Royal and Joker Series. Manufacturer by Puiforcat, Paris

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Medium
Design/Decorative Art
Condition
Certificate of Authenticity with edition number listed from manufacturer.
Signature
Artist Signature Fired into Plate on recto (front).
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Series
Flush Royal and Joker Series
Manufacturer
Puiforcat, France
Salvador Dalí
Spanish, 1904–1989
Follow

Salvador Dalí was a leading proponent of Surrealism, the 20-century avant-garde movement that sought to release the creative potential of the unconscious through strange, dream-like imagery. “Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision,” he said. Dalí is specially credited with the innovation of “paranoia-criticism,” a philosophy of art making he defined as “irrational understanding based on the interpretive-critical association of delirious phenomena.” In addition to meticulously painting fantastic compositions, such as The Accommodations of Desire (1929) and the melting clocks in his famed The Persistence of Memory (1931), Dalí was a prolific writer and early filmmaker, and cultivated an eccentric public persona with his flamboyant mustache, pet ocelot, and outlandish behavior and quips.

Salvador Dalí

Ace of Hearts , 1967

Porcelain Plate. Artist Signature Fired into Plate with COA in original box
9 3/4 in diameter
24.8 cm diameter
Edition 358/2000
This is part of a limited edition set.
Sold
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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