From "Canto 5", of The Divine Comedy, a woodblock engraving with block plate signature. Dali reinterprets Dante Alighieri(1265–1321)'s epic with his signature fluidity in composition, married with the surreal examination of hell, purgatory and paradise of the source material. New Image of Beatrice depicts their journey to Mercury, one of the nine spheres of heaven. Framed with the addition of certificate of authenticity and block signature in the bottom.
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