Salvador Dalí, ‘Gateway to the New World from the Dali Discovers America Portfolio’, 1979, Print, Lithograph on Japon, RoGallery
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Gateway to the New World from the Dali Discovers America Portfolio, 1979

Lithograph on Japon
29 × 21 in
73.7 × 53.3 cm
Edition of 250
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Artist: Salvador Dali, Spanish (1904 - 1989)
Title: Gateway to the New World from the Dali Discovers …

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Condition
Excellent
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, signed and numbered in pencil
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Publisher
Levine and Levine, New York
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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Artist: Salvador Dali, Spanish (1904 - 1989)
Title: Gateway to the New World from the Dali Discovers America Portfolio
Year: 1979
Medium: Lithograph on Arches, signed and numbered in pencil
Edition: 250
Image Size: 23 x 17 inches
Size: 29.5 x 21 in. (74.93 x 53.34 cm)

Reference #: Field 79-6-B on page 132 in "The …

Medium
Condition
Excellent
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, signed and numbered in pencil
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Levine and Levine, New York
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

Gateway to the New World from the Dali Discovers America Portfolio, 1979

Lithograph on Japon
29 × 21 in
73.7 × 53.3 cm
Edition of 250
.
Sold
Location
Long Island City
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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