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    Sale 5394

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    10 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 110

    Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)

    Elephant de l'Espace

    Price Realised  

    Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)
    Elephant de l'Espace
    inscribed 'Dalí' (on the side of the saddle) and stamped with foundry mark and numbered '202/350/ventiri arte' (on the top centre of the saddle)
    bronze with brown patina and resin
    36 x 17 x 8½in. (92 x 43.5 x 21.6cm.)
    Conceived in 1984 in an edition of 350 with 35 artist's proofs in three different patinas in this size.


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    Literature

    R. & N. Descharnes, Dalí - The hard and the soft - catalogue raisonné of Dalí sculptures and objects, Azay-le-Rideau, 2004, no.631 (another version illustrated p.245).