Portrait of Marguerite
Salvador Dali (1904 - 1989)
Portrait of Marguerite, 1968, (E.A./E.A.) (From a Full edition of 145)
Original drypoint etching by ruby and diamond burins, printed in black ink with hand-coloring in watercolor and gold leaf on Japon Paper
15 x 11 in
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Hand signed in pencil in the margin lower right Dalí.
Numbered in pencil lower left (apart from the French and German book editions)
One of 21 drypoints illustrating Goethe’s Faust: La Nuit de Walpurgis. Published by Éditions Argillet, Paris; printed by Robbe. Bearing the Dalí signature blindstamp in the margin lower right.
Total tirage of 731, on paper with embossment.
Catalog: Michler/Löpsinger 298; Field 69-1.A.
Image Size: 12 1/2 x 9 3/8 inches
Sheet Size: 15 1/8 x 11 1/8 inches.
The etchings illustrate the text by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe’s “Faust”.