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    Sale 5392

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    1 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 401

    Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)

    Venus spatiale

    Price Realised  

    Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)
    Venus spatiale
    signed 'Dalí' (on top of the socle), stamped with number, editor's mark, foundry mark and date '137/350/Jemelton/Perseo SA/1984' (on the edge of the socle)
    bronze with green and gold patina
    25½ x 12 x 14in. (65 x 30.5 x 35.5cm.)
    Conceived in 1977 and cast in 1984 in an edition of 350 with 35 artist's proofs


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Literature

    R. & N. Descharnes, Dalí - The hard and the soft - Spells for the magic of form - Sculptures and objects, Azay-le-Rideau, 2004, no.616 (another version illustrated p.239)