Iris & Eyes

Iris & Eyes

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Iris & Eyes

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One of Dali’s famous surrealist landscapes, Iris [+Eyes] brings together the iris of an eye with the Iris as a type of flower. Dali replaced the flower’s center with eyes, and he crowned its petals with thorny lashes. While this merge obviously creates a linguistic pun, it also blends symbols of physically seeing the world (the eyes) and believing what you know about it (the flower is a symbol of faith).

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  • Artist: Salvador Dali
  • Year: 1972
  • Reference: Field, 74-3
  • Size: 54.5 x 40.1 cm
  • Medium: Color lithography and engraving on Arches
  • Edition: Hand signed in pencil & numbered from the edition of 350
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