Spanish and struck at Paris mint
Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904–1989)
Mint: Paris, France
Diameter: 3.4 cm (1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Circular medal. Stamped on edge “BR”.
Obverse: Sem-nude bacchante at proper right, playing wind instrument and dancing before a seim-nude woman at proper left; inscribed in script below “DALI 1966”.
Reverse: Male blowing a trumpet while riding a unicorn over a skull (possibly of a horse); appears to have intentional flaws in cast across surface.
Obverse: Inscribed in script "DALI 1966".
Stamped on edge "BR".
By 1970, Dr. Andrew S. Ciechanowiecki; 1970, gift of Dr. Andrew S. Ciechanowiecki to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 11, 1970)
Gift of Dr. Andrew S. Ciechanowiecki
© 2011 Salvador Dalí, Gala-Salvador Dalí Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.