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Salvador Dalí

Le Corbeau et le Renard (The Raven and the Fox), 1974

Drypoint Etching, Pochoir
37 1/2 × 27 3/4 in
95.3 × 70.5 cm
Edition XXXVI(36)
This is part of a limited edition set.
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St. Augustine
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An original signed drypoint etching on Auvergne paper with color added by pochoir by Spanish artist …

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An original signed drypoint etching on Auvergne paper with color added by pochoir by Spanish artist Salvador Dali (1904-1989) titled "Le Corbeau et le Renard (The Raven and the Fox)", 1974 from the Portfolio: Le Bestiaire de la Fontaine". Our example comes from the Roman Numeral edition printed on …

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Signature
Hand pencil signed by Dali lower right
Series
Comes from the 1974 Portfolio: "Le Bestiaire de la Fontaine"
Publisher
Les Maitres Contemporaines, (Mouret) Agay
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Copyright © Graves International Art
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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An original signed drypoint etching on Auvergne paper with color added by pochoir by Spanish artist …

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An original signed drypoint etching on Auvergne paper with color added by pochoir by Spanish artist Salvador Dali (1904-1989) titled "Le Corbeau et le Renard (The Raven and the Fox)", 1974 from the Portfolio: Le Bestiaire de la Fontaine". Our example comes from the Roman Numeral edition printed on …

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Medium
Print
Signature
Hand pencil signed by Dali lower right
Series
Comes from the 1974 Portfolio: "Le Bestiaire de la Fontaine"
Publisher
Les Maitres Contemporaines, (Mouret) Agay
Image rights
Copyright © Graves International Art
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

Le Corbeau et le Renard (The Raven and the Fox), 1974

Drypoint Etching, Pochoir
37 1/2 × 27 3/4 in
95.3 × 70.5 cm
Edition XXXVI(36)
This is part of a limited edition set.
Sold
Location
St. Augustine
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