Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Signed limited edition)
New York: Maecenas Press, 1969.
New York: Maecenas Press, 1969. First edition. Limited edition of 2500 copies, signed on the title page by Dali, this being number 1392. Folio measuring 430 x 285mm, with Mandeure paper pages loose as issued and housed in the publisher's quarter leather clamshell case. Near Fine clamshell with about a 3 inch split at the top and a 1.5 inch split at the bottom of the front joint, unrestored. Complete with the original leather straps and horn clasps intact. Internally Fine; bright, clean, and complete, with the original etched frontis and all 12 original color illustrations present. Retaining the original shipping box from the publisher (also numbered 1392).
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. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. (Item #5678)