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Alma del Quijote

Salvador Dalí (Figueres 1904 - Figueres 1989)


Alma del Quijote

Lot-No. 727

Proceeds : 1.300,00 €


1975. Gilt bronze. On the cast plinth sign. 'Dali', numbered copy 159/300, Edition Exmundart S.A., Madrid. Bronze: h. 27 cm, marble base (min. dam.): h. 6,5 x w. 16 x d. 15 cm. - Multitalented spanish artist, main exponent of surrealism. He studied at the Madrid Academy a. was initially influenced by the 'pittura metafisica' of de Chirico and Carrà. During a Paris trip in 1929 he affiliated at the surrealist A. Breton. Freuds theories of interpretation of dreams fostered D.s inclination to the fantastac a. surreal. Some of his motifs are among the most famous and popular creations of modern art. Mus.: Figueres, St. Petersburg (Florida), Zürich a. others. Lit.: Etherington-Smith, Salber, Schiebler, Michler/Löpsinger 'S.D. - Catalogue raisoné of etchings and mixed-media prints, 1924-1980' (1994) a. others.

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Salvador Dalí: Alma del Quijote


Salvador Dalí (Figueres 1904 - Figueres 1989)

Alma del Quijote

Lot-No. 727

Proceeds : 1.300,00 €

Print

1975. Gilt bronze. On the cast plinth sign. 'Dali', numbered copy 159/300, Edition Exmundart S.A., Madrid. Bronze: h. 27 cm, marble base (min. dam.): h. 6,5 x w. 16 x d. 15 cm. - Multitalented spanish artist, main exponent of surrealism. He studied at the Madrid Academy a. was initially influenced by the 'pittura metafisica' of de Chirico and Carrà. During a Paris trip in 1929 he affiliated at the surrealist A. Breton. Freuds theories of interpretation of dreams fostered D.s inclination to the fantastac a. surreal. Some of his motifs are among the most famous and popular creations of modern art. Mus.: Figueres, St. Petersburg (Florida), Zürich a. others. Lit.: Etherington-Smith, Salber, Schiebler, Michler/Löpsinger 'S.D. - Catalogue raisoné of etchings and mixed-media prints, 1924-1980' (1994) a. others.

Alma del Quijote
Alma del Quijote