L'Ampoule a incandescence (The Electric Lightbulb), for Hommage a Leonardo da Vinci (American Inventions)
Artwork: L'Ampoule a incandescence (The Electric Lightbulb), for Hommage a Leonardo da Vinci (American Inventions)
Size: image: 50.8 x 36.5; sheet: 75.9 x 56.8 cm
Edition Size: Bon a Tirer (+ edition of 450, + 60 AP on Arches)
Medium: Drypoint with extensive hand-coloring in watercolor and ink, on Rives BFK paper
Creation year: 1975
Category: Prints

Phillips New York

Date: 2016-10-26
Lot Number: 16
Low Estimate: $10000 [+30%]
High Estimate: $15000 [-13%]
Hammer Price: $13000
Sold For: $16250
Notes: Signed and inscribed 'Bon a tirer' in pencil (the 'good to print' impression, aside from the edition of 450 and 60 artist's proofs on Arches, published by Editions de Francony/Editions Graphiques Internationales), with further pencil annotations in the margins, printed by Ateliers Rigal, Paris, inscribed 'Epreuve rehaussée à la main par S. Dali pour essai en couleurs en BAT. Epreuve faisant partie de notre Collection Denise Rigal' by Denise Rigal in pencil on the reverse, including the Certificate of Authenticity from Archives Descharnes, with full margins, unframed