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Fall

Spanish
modeled 1978, cast 1979
Artist Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904–1989)


Object Place: Europe, Spain

Dimensions

Diameter: 5.1cm (2in.)

Accession Number

1986.935

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver colored base metal

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe

Classifications

Medals

Part of a set (MFA 1986.933-6). Circular medal representing the season Fall.

Obverse: Nude figure seated on a cube with cube for head. Bare branches sprout from back and head.

Reverse: Linear pattern of artist’s profile and signature “Dali ‘78”. Marked “Struck B 240 C 1979 DALART N.V. VALIMITJANA”.

Inscription

Reverse: Linear pattern of artist's profile and signature "Dali '78".

Markings

Reverse: Marked "Struck B 240 C 1979 DALART N.V. VALIMITJANA".

Provenance

By 1986, James W. Bornheim; 1986, gift of James W. Bornheim to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 21, 1987)

Credit Line

Gift of James W. Bornheim

Copyright

© 2011 Salvador Dalí, Gala-Salvador Dalí Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.