Salvador Dalí, ‘The Angel of Port Lligate’, Unknown, Print, Lithograph, Leviton Fine Art
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The Angel of Port Lligate, Unknown

Lithograph
21 × 29 in
53.3 × 73.7 cm
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Salvador Dali (1904-1989, Spain) “The Angel of Port Lligat” (L'Ange de Portlligat) Color …

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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, ‘The Angel of Port Lligate’, Unknown, Print, Lithograph, Leviton Fine Art
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Salvador Dali (1904-1989, Spain) “The Angel of Port Lligat” (L'Ange de Portlligat) Color lithograph hand signed and numbered 25/300, measures 21 x 29 inches. Created after the 1952 oil on canvas painting now located at the Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida. The image is a view from Dali’s (and wife Gala’s) …

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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

The Angel of Port Lligate, Unknown

Lithograph
21 × 29 in
53.3 × 73.7 cm
.
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