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Salvador Dalí

L'Ouroboros, 1976

Etching and Drypoint, Lithograph, Silkscreen and Collage on Parchment
29 9/10 × 22 in
76 × 56 × 0.1 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
€3,800
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Only Exhibition
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Wallector
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L'Ouroboros is a beautiful mixed-media etching: drypoint, lithograph, silkscreen, and collage …

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L'Ouroboros is a beautiful mixed-media etching: drypoint, lithograph, silkscreen, and collage on parchment made by Salvador Dalí. Signed by the Artist on the lower right margin. Hand-numbered in Arab numerals on the lower right. Edition of 225 prints.
In excellent conditions, except for some usual and light folds; …

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Medium
Mixed Media
Signature
Hand signed and numbered.
Series
Belongs to the Series "L'Alchimie des Philosophes"
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. “Each morning when I awake, I experience again a supreme pleasure,” he once said. “That of being Salvador Dalí.”

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L'Ouroboros is a beautiful mixed-media etching: drypoint, lithograph, silkscreen, and collage …

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L'Ouroboros is a beautiful mixed-media etching: drypoint, lithograph, silkscreen, and collage on parchment made by Salvador Dalí. Signed by the Artist on the lower right margin. Hand-numbered in Arab numerals on the lower right. Edition of 225 prints.
In excellent conditions, except for some usual and light folds; …

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Medium
Mixed Media
Signature
Hand signed and numbered.
Series
Belongs to the Series "L'Alchimie des Philosophes"
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. “Each morning when I awake, I experience again a supreme pleasure,” he once said. “That of being Salvador Dalí.”

Salvador Dalí

L'Ouroboros, 1976

Etching and Drypoint, Lithograph, Silkscreen and Collage on Parchment
29 9/10 × 22 in
76 × 56 × 0.1 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
€3,800
location
Only Exhibition
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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