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Christ of Saint John, 308cm, Ex. 8/8 2017-06-28T17:23:09+00:00

Project Description

Technical details

Bronze, lost wax casting, 308 x 120 x 122 cm (10.1 ft).

Total edition of 12 exemplaires.

Cast at Fonderia Bonvicini (Verona, Italy) in 2006.  The enlargement was realised in the same foundry in 1999 parting with the piece at its original size of 31 cm (12.2 in) as created by Salvador Dali ca. 1973/74.

The bronze is stamped with the signature “Dali”, edition number 8/8 and the foundry seal.

Ex. #8/8 was acquired by the Soumaya Museum in Mexico in 2007.  The photo is taken at an exhibition organised by the Soumaya Museum at the Templo San Francisco, Mexico, 2008.

Port Lligat Collection of Salvador Dali Sculptures

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“Cristo de San Juan de la Cruz”, Atrio de San Francisco de Ciudad de México. (Foto: EFE/Mario Guzmán)

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“Cristo de San Juan de la Cruz”, Atrio de San Francisco de Ciudad de México. (Foto: EFE/Mario Guzmán)

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