Tribute to Dali Heavenly Abstract Modern Art Angel Bronze Figurine Sculpture Art
Condition: This sculpture is in perfect condition Bronze Dimensions with Marble Base: Height 16" X Width 8" Marble Dimensions: 5" X 5" Height without base: 14" Weight : 10 LBS Inventory:65DS5596856 Original or Reproduction: ReproductionAngels play a significant role in Dali's body of work, and their presence can be found in numerous references within his writings. In an entry dated May 1953 in his Diary of a Genius, Dali expressed, "I dedicated the entire day from sunrise until evening to capturing the essence of six explosive and exquisitely beautiful mathematical angels. The intensity of this endeavor left me both physically exhausted and rigid." Additionally, in August 1953, he reflected, "Angels exist in a realm beyond our perception; their essence is intricately intertwined with the 'outside' world, rendering it impossible to depict them without considering this connection." These insights were documented by Robert and Nicolas Descharnes in their Catalogue Raisonne, "Le Dur et le Mou" (2004). Among Dali's sculptural works, the Surrealist and Cubist Angels stand out as powerful artistic statements. These fraternal twin figures possess sleek androgynous bodies, adorned with jet-black patinas. They embody Dali's fascination with mathematical symmetry and the concept of asexuality, exploring the dichotomy between man and angel. The base of the "Surrealist Angel" incorporates elements inspired by the 3rd-century Greek Icon "Winged Victory/Nike of Samothrace" from the Musée du Louvre, providing a glimpse into Dali's interpretation of his personal "Nike" symbolizing the triumphant call of victory. By acquiring this tribute sculpture, you are inviting a genuine piece of art history into your home. The sculpture is meticulously crafted from 100% bronze, employing the lost wax method. It proudly rests on a black marble base and bears the signature of Salvador Dali.
Excellent quality bronze sculpture consistent with pictures and description. Very pleased with this purchase.
This is a nice addition to our library shelves. It sits on some home design books and really stands out. I have already received several compliments.
Excellent, beautifully crafted, totally art at it's highest form. Great price point and shipping from UPS, very secure.
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Very presentable and lifelike. Demonstrates dolphins at play and coveys the joy therein.
Lovely piece. I may want another Diana with a dog. Perhaps at a discount. What is available? Expert and fast shipping. You guys are great. Thanks, Rick
Hi folks, I am a figure artist living in a very conservative community where the local art venues are reluctant to exhibit the simplest nudes. To see your array of uncensored realism is encouraging. The one piece I have received from you will hopefully be the beginning of my collection.
I ordered Lady Justice for a very special occasion, I was not disappointed. Before I ordered her, I spent a lot of time looking at different sites worldwide, and decided on Bronzhaus. Ordering/Delivery/Cost were seamless.
I live in Ontario Canada, and delivery was prompt and fast(4 days).
She came wrapped so snug and packed, there was no movement at all, even though Custom's inspection made the box look damaged, she wasn't. The detail is perfect, the colouring is beautiful and varied. Some spots on the finish look "rough" but either by design or accident, this does not deter from her beauty, if anything it gives it a historic weathered look, and makes her look more authentic and regal. Overall, very happy and will be appreciated as a gift.
The ballerina goes so well with the Cirque du Soleil trapeze work. I now have three stick figures from Bronzhaus (I have others that are not stick figures). I love art. I love sculpture. I love beauty. I have several other bronzes for which I have paid in excess of $10,000. I have had other artist friends of mine, when they are making a delivery or just coming for a visit and they always notice the bronzes. Not one of them has ever questioned, criticized or denigrated these works. I do avoid, however, the copies that are well-known in their original state. But for now I am very much enjoying the extra "bay leaf" in the artistic meatloaf that these bronzes bring to my home and garden.
Always consistent high quality! Real treasures in a time of plastic junk offered by others.
Beautiful piece! Glad to own it!
This is a marvelous parody of Rodin's The Thinker. It is well made and detailed. Would make a nice bookend or desktop art object.