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The Birth Of Jesus, 1967
Original colored lithograph on heavy rag paper
13 3/4 × 19 in
34.9 × 48.3 cm
$1,000 - 2,500
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About the work
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Provenance
Baterbys Art Gallery
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Dali uses a varied colored palette to illustrate Jesus, Mary, and Joseph in the manger. The warm …

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Dali uses a varied colored palette to illustrate Jesus, Mary, and Joseph in the manger. The warm blue tones surrounding Mary and the heavenly yellow shining from above contrast with the black patches on the far right. Perhaps Dali is foreshadowing Jesus's death on the cross amid this otherwise happy scene.

Series
From the Biblia Sacra Suite: the largest suite of prints ever produced by Salvador Dali
Publisher
Rizzoli of Milan, Italy
Signature
Signed in the plate, lower right
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About the work
Exhibition history
Bibliography
Provenance
Baterbys Art Gallery
Follow

Dali uses a varied colored palette to illustrate Jesus, Mary, and Joseph in the manger. The warm …

Read more

Dali uses a varied colored palette to illustrate Jesus, Mary, and Joseph in the manger. The warm blue tones surrounding Mary and the heavenly yellow shining from above contrast with the black patches on the far right. Perhaps Dali is foreshadowing Jesus's death on the cross amid this otherwise happy scene.

Series
From the Biblia Sacra Suite: the largest suite of prints ever produced by Salvador Dali
Publisher
Rizzoli of Milan, Italy
Signature
Signed in the plate, lower right
The Birth Of Jesus, 1967
Original colored lithograph on heavy rag paper
13 3/4 × 19 in
34.9 × 48.3 cm
$1,000 - 2,500
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Learn more.