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Salvador Dalí

Lithograph "The Biblia Sacra XII" by Salvador Dali, 1969

18 9/10 × 13 4/5 in
48 × 35 cm
Edition of 1499
€1,200
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Lithograph made after an original gouache by Salvador Dali Artist : Dalí Salvador Title : The Biblia Sacra Year : 1969 Size : 48 x 35 cm Edition : 1499 Signature : printed Publisher : Rizzoli, Rome Reference : Michler and Lopsinger 1600

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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.

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Lithograph made after an original gouache by Salvador Dali Artist : Dalí Salvador Title : The …

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Lithograph made after an original gouache by Salvador Dali Artist : Dalí Salvador Title : The Biblia Sacra Year : 1969 Size : 48 x 35 cm Edition : 1499 Signature : printed Publisher : Rizzoli, Rome Reference : Michler and Lopsinger 1600

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Rizzoli, Rome
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

Lithograph "The Biblia Sacra XII" by Salvador Dali, 1969

18 9/10 × 13 4/5 in
48 × 35 cm
Edition of 1499
€1,200
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