Salvador Dalí, ‘The Persistence of Memory from’, 1974, Print, Lithograph, New River Fine Art
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Salvador Dalí

The Persistence of Memory from, 1974

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23 × 25 1/2 in
58.4 × 64.8 cm
Edition 226/350/350
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Hand-signed lower right and numbered lower left, this original lithograph is based on Dali'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 Persistence of Memory from’, 1974, Print, Lithograph, New River Fine Art
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Hand-signed lower right and numbered lower left, this original lithograph is based on Dali's best known 1931 painting The Persistence of Memory which is in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. The piece shows melting clocks in a landscape setting. It is part of Dali's important suite of …

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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 Persistence of Memory from, 1974

Lithograph
23 × 25 1/2 in
58.4 × 64.8 cm
Edition 226/350/350
.
Sold
Location
Fort Lauderdale
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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