Mais Ô Belle Dionée

Salvador Dalí

Salvador Dalí's collection illustrating "The Art of Love According to Ovid" is a profound exploration of romantic and mythological themes through the unique lens of one of Surrealism's most iconic figures. This series embodies Dalí's unparalleled ability to blend the whimsical and the profound, drawing on Ovid's ancient texts to create a visual language that is both enigmatic and deeply evocative. Each piece serves not just as an illustration but as a reinterpretation, where classical stories are infused with Dalí's imaginative flair, transforming ancient narratives into surreal masterpieces. Through this collection, Dalí bridges the gap between past and present, inviting viewers to experience the timeless aspects of human emotion and desire through his distinctive, otherworldly perspective.

Gouache and watercolor on cardboard
27.2 x 21 cm
Signed and dated by the artist
Frame included