Salvador Dalí, ‘Les Diners de Gala. Les Montres Molles demi Sommeil (Field 77-5.L)’, 1975, Print, Lithograph printed in colours with engraing remarque, Forum Auctions
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Salvador Dalí

Les Diners de Gala. Les Montres Molles demi Sommeil (Field 77-5.L), 1975

Lithograph printed in colours with engraing remarque
18 9/10 × 22 2/5 in
48 × 57 cm
Edition of 395
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Signed and numbered from the edition of 395 in pencil, on BFK Rives paper, with full margins, …

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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, ‘Les Diners de Gala. Les Montres Molles demi Sommeil (Field 77-5.L)’, 1975, Print, Lithograph printed in colours with engraing remarque, Forum Auctions
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Signed and numbered from the edition of 395 in pencil, on BFK Rives paper, with full margins, unframed.

This lot is accompanied by a certificate from Bruce Hochman and the Salvador Dali Gallery, Ca.

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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

Les Diners de Gala. Les Montres Molles demi Sommeil (Field 77-5.L), 1975

Lithograph printed in colours with engraing remarque
18 9/10 × 22 2/5 in
48 × 57 cm
Edition of 395
.
Bidding closed
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