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    Sale 7612

    Old Master, 19th Century, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    1 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 217

    Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)

    Dante Alighieri, La Divina Commedia, Arti e Scienze, Salani, Verona, 1964 (Michler & Löpsinger 1039-1138)

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    Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)
    Dante Alighieri, La Divina Commedia, Arti e Scienze, Salani, Verona, 1964 (Michler & Löpsinger 1039-1138)
    the complete book comprising one hundred woodcuts in colours, 1964, on Rives, in six volumes, with title, text and table of contents, Vols. 2 of Purgatorio, Inferno, and Paradiso each with a justification sheet, copy number 877 from the edition of 2900 (there was also a signed edition of one hundred and fifty), printed by Stamperia Valdonega di Verona and Raymond Jacquet, the full sheets, each with a deckle edge below, some sheets slightly toned, otherwise in good condition, loose (as published), within the original paper covered boards with the title, name of the author and artist in red, purple and blue on the spine, with matching slipcases, the slipcases with very minor discolouration and wear, generally in good condition (books)
    B. 255 x 182 mm., S. 330 x 260 mm. (and similar) (6)


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