Salvador Dalí, ‘Alice's evidence’, 1969, Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper, Heliogravure, Dali Paris
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Salvador Dalí

Alice's evidence, 1969

Heliogravure
16 9/10 × 11 2/5 in
43 × 29 cm
Edition of 2500
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Dali Paris
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‘Alice in Wonderland’ illustrated by Salvador Dali is one of the most unusual and colorful books …

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Alice in Wonderland
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.

Salvador Dalí, ‘Alice's evidence’, 1969, Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper, Heliogravure, Dali Paris
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‘Alice in Wonderland’ illustrated by Salvador Dali is one of the most unusual and colorful books ever made. Given work was made in collaboration of the two significant figures: Master of verbal fantasies Lewis Carroll and the artist that stated to be the Surrealism himself – Salvador Dali.

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Alice in Wonderland
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.

Salvador Dalí

Alice's evidence, 1969

Heliogravure
16 9/10 × 11 2/5 in
43 × 29 cm
Edition of 2500
.
Sold
Location
Paris
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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