Original limited edition fine art print by Salvador Dali. Titled: Caring for a surrealistic watch, 1971 (From the Memories of Surrealism portfolio)
Mixed media etching with dry point and lithography in color on fine nacre- Japon paper hand-signed in pencil by the artist on the lower right and roman numbered in pencil A XVI on XL on the lower left. In addition the nacré-Japon paper bears Salvador Dali blind stamp consisting a raised embossed seal of his signature on the lower left.
Catalogue raisonné: Michler-Lopsinger nr 503 Vol.I series from 494 to 505.
Published by Transworld Art Corporation in conjunction with A. and E. Rich
Artwork is framed (Rosewood and ebony): This piece is museum quality framed using acid-free matting and rag paper floating hinge-tabs, absolutely no tape is used.
Dimensions: With frame 96 x 78 cm
Paper sheet: 76 x 55 cm – 30 x 21.65 in – Image size: 51 X 41 cm – 20 X 16 in.
Condition: Work is in fair condition, it has some time ware on the upper edges hidden in frame.
This piece is done on Japon paper (a rice paper with a satin-like texture) which is more expensive than the standard archival papers like Rives or Arches papers that Dali often used in his printmaking.
Exhibition: Salvador Dalí ‘Le roi surréaliste (Surrealistic King), series Mémoires de surréalisme (Memories of Surrealism); NY, 1971 and , 1971 – 1980 , Espace Dalí, Dali Museum, Paris.
Price: Contact gallery CAD (Canadian Dollars)
February 20, 2020