Salvador Dalí, ‘Dragon Swan Elephant (Prestige-scale)’, ca. 1969, Sculpture, Bronze edition of 199 plus 19 PE, Robin Rile Fine Art
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Salvador Dalí

Dragon Swan Elephant (Prestige-scale), ca. 1969

Bronze edition of 199 plus 19 PE
12 1/5 × 18 1/2 × 17 3/10 in
31 × 47 × 44 cm
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Accompanied by the original certification of authenticity from the publisher as descended from Dali …

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Obra Contemporanea Editor, as descended from Dali's publisher Juan Javier Bofill
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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Accompanied by the original certification of authenticity from the publisher as descended from Dali and accredited by the Gala-Salvador Dali Foundation in Figueras. The double image that made Salvador Dali famous during his surrealist period via the “paranoiac-critical” method is here surpassed by a triple image. Dali …

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Excellent condition
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Signed and numbered in cast
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Manufacturer
Obra Contemporanea Editor, as descended from Dali's publisher Juan Javier Bofill
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

Dragon Swan Elephant (Prestige-scale), ca. 1969

Bronze edition of 199 plus 19 PE
12 1/5 × 18 1/2 × 17 3/10 in
31 × 47 × 44 cm
.
Contact For Price
Location
Miami
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
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