Salvador Dalí, ‘Casanova - Oysters and nude’, 1967, Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper, Original engraving, Dali Paris
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Salvador Dalí

Casanova - Oysters and nude, 1967

Original engraving
14 4/5 × 11 1/5 in
37.5 × 28.5 cm
Edition of 390
.
€2,500 - 5,000
Location
Paris
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A modern master of the surreal arts, Salvador Dali’s works continually challenged convention by …

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Dali illustre Casanova
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, ‘Casanova - Oysters and nude’, 1967, Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper, Original engraving, Dali Paris
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A modern master of the surreal arts, Salvador Dali’s works continually challenged convention by questioning the antithesis of surrealism: our normal sense of the “real." Surrealism’s objective was to make accessible to art the realms of the unconscious, irrational and imaginary. This suite is comprised of 14 full …

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Condition
Very good condition
Signature
Signed in the plate
Certificate of authenticity
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Frame
Not included
Series
Dali illustre Casanova
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

Casanova - Oysters and nude, 1967

Original engraving
14 4/5 × 11 1/5 in
37.5 × 28.5 cm
Edition of 390
.
€2,500 - 5,000
Location
Paris
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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