Lot 107: SALVADOR DALÍ | Imaginations and Objects of the Future (Michler/Löpsinger 882-831; Field 75-11)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: The complete deluxe edition of the portfolio comprising 11 intaglios and lithographs printed in colors, six with collage, including Dalínean Prophecy, 1975-76, each signed in pencil, signed again in ink on the title page, numbered IV/LXXV, from the edition of 75 (total edition is 350), the prints on Japan, cover sheets on wove, etchings printed by Rigal, Paris, lithographs printed by Desjobert, Paris, collage applied by hand at Chicago Serigraphic Workshop, published by Merrill Chase, Chicago, loose (as issued) (11 prints)
Contained in original paper covers with original wooden box and faux leather lining. The prints are in good condition, with full margins. A few of the cover sheets with minor surface dirt. Portfolio box and faux leather lining with some spots of sticky residue. The box with a horizontal scuff mark on the top.
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Dimensions: sheets approx.: 770 by 560 mm 30 3/8 by 22 in
Saleroom Notice: Please note that the estimate in the printed catalogue is incorrect. The correct estimate is $30,000 - $40,000.