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    Sale 2791

    Twentieth Century Art

    5 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 104

    Salvador Dalí (SPANISH, 1904-1989)

    The Minotaur

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Salvador Dalí (SPANISH, 1904-1989)
    The Minotaur
    signed 'Dali' (on the base) and with the foundry mark and numbered 'C. Valsuani' 'OR.A. 99/99' (on the edge of the base)
    bronze with a golden patina
    45.5 cm. (incl. the bronze base)
    Conceived in 1981, this golden version cast in an edition of 99.


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    Literature

    R. & N. Descharnes, Dalí - The Hard and the Soft - Spells for the Magic of Form - Sculptures and Object, Azay-le-Rideau 2004, p.261 no. 669 (another cast ill.).