Salvador Dalí, ‘The Omelets ’, 1973, Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper, Lithograph, Dali Paris
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Salvador Dalí

The Omelets , 1973

Lithograph
29 9/10 × 21 3/10 in
76 × 54 cm
Edition of 400
.
€2,500 - 5,000
Location
Paris
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Pantagruel freely savours the joys of existence and manifests its own unbridled vitality through …

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Very good condition
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Hand-signed by artist, numbered front lower left and signed front lower right
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Series
Les songes drolatiques de Pantagruel
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 Omelets ’, 1973, Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper, Lithograph, Dali Paris
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Pantagruel freely savours the joys of existence and manifests its own unbridled vitality through laughter. Rabelais, in the prologue of the novel addressed to the readers, writes: "And, reading, do not be scandalized: / Here there is neither evil nor infection. [...] It is better to laugh than to cry, / What a …

Medium
Condition
Very good condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, numbered front lower left and signed front lower right
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Series
Les songes drolatiques de Pantagruel
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 Omelets , 1973

Lithograph
29 9/10 × 21 3/10 in
76 × 54 cm
Edition of 400
.
€2,500 - 5,000
Location
Paris
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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