Salvador Dali (1904-1989), Spanish
HEAVEN CANTO 30 (FROM THE DIVINE COMEDY)
Colour woodcut; signed and numbered 6/150 in blue coloured pencil
Plate 9.5" x 6.75" — 24.1 x 17.1 cm.; 13" x 10.25" — 33 x 26 cm.
From the French editions of the Divine Comedy, published by Joseph Foret which included L’Enfer (Hell) in red, La Purgatoire (Purgatory) in purple, and Le Paradis (Paradise) in blue, hence Dali’s signature in blue pencil.
“The Official Catalog of the Graphic Works of Salvador Dali” by Albert Field; pub. by The Salvador Dali Archives: NY: 1996; illustrated p. 200
From the Vincent Price Collection, inventory number GB61824 to the Vincent Price typed label verso