New York: Maecenas Press, 1969. First edition. Limited edition of 2500 copies signed on the title page by Dali, this being 145. Folio measuring 430 x 285mm, with Mandeure paper pages loose as issued and housed in a quarter leather over linen clamshell. Clamshell a bit foxed, with small splits to the extremities of the front hinge, else in lovely condition with the leather straps and horn clasps intact. Internally bright, clean, and complete, with the original etching frontis and all 12 original color illustrations present.
Based on the beloved fantasy by Lewis Carroll, Salvador Dali's rendition of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland exceed surrealist expectations. As the reader travels through Dali's Wonderland, they are treated to a brilliantly coloured illustration, giving insight into how the painter experienced Carroll's story. An unforgettable adaptation. Near Fine (Item #2983)