Salvador Dali, Michel Tapie - Dali - 1957

Description
Salvador Dali, Michel Tapie - Dali - 1957
Art - Quantity: 1 - Edition of 1950 copies - Book

DALI
Introduction by Michel Tapie
Les Editions Du Chene, Paris, 1957.
Limited edition of 1950 copies.

A superb and rare Dali monograph, still retaining the original French wrappers. Carefully preserved by previous owner with additional protective covering.

The monograph is complete and includes:
- 11 pages of introductory text my Michel Tapie
- 16 full colour reproductions plus one on the cover. All tipped in and mounted and of excellent quality.
- a 5 page biography which includes many personal Dali photos, including from childhood, at his easel and with with various people, including The Pope.

The 17 plates include famous works of Dali, such as
-La Harpe Invisible Fine Et Moyenne
-Spectre De La Libido
-Le Chevalier De La Mort
-Pain
-Leda Atomica
-Madone De Port-Lligat
-Le Christ En Croix
-La Cene; and
-Nature Morte Vivante.

Condition: There is foxing due to age, most evident in the first and last few pages, including on mount of Plate I (last photo). But the artworks are not affected. Otherwise it is a very beautiful copy. The photos provided reflect the condition well.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Art
Author/ Illustrator
Salvador Dali, Michel Tapie
Book Title
Dali
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1957
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Softback
Extras
Edition of 1950 copies
Dimensions
37.5×28 cm
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