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The poster is a reproduction print after Salvador Dal's lithograph Lincoln in Dalivision. The work features Dal's rendering of Gala Contemplating the Mediterranean Sea which at Twenty Meters Becomes the Portrait of Abraham Lincoln-Homage to Rothko. At first glance, the artwork appears to be a woman, Gala, standing before a cruciform window. However, when viewed from afar it becomes a portrait of Abraham Lincoln. The poster is enclosed in a black frame under glass with hanging teeth at the back.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
20 X 16 1/16 inches (frame)
recto, at bottom: Dali [facsimile signature] / Lincoln In Dalivision
DalÃ, Salvador, 1904-1989; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Presidents in art
reproductions (derivative objects)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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