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Salvador Dalí

La Venus aux Fourrures The Piquant Buttocks , 1968

Etching
15 × 11 in
38 × 28 cm
Edition 25/145
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Weston
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This piece is certified by The Salvador Dali Archives and signed on the verso by them. There is a …

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This piece is certified by The Salvador Dali Archives and signed on the verso by them. There is a glare on the corner from a plastic paper holder.

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Print
Signature
Hand Signed by Salvador Dali.
Series
La Venus aux Fourrures
Publisher
Editions Argillet, Paris
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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This piece is certified by The Salvador Dali Archives and signed on the verso by them. There is a …

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This piece is certified by The Salvador Dali Archives and signed on the verso by them. There is a glare on the corner from a plastic paper holder.

Medium
Print
Signature
Hand Signed by Salvador Dali.
Series
La Venus aux Fourrures
Publisher
Editions Argillet, Paris
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

La Venus aux Fourrures The Piquant Buttocks , 1968

Etching
15 × 11 in
38 × 28 cm
Edition 25/145
This is part of a limited edition set.
Sold
Location
Weston
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