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I have a Salvador Dali that I would like to sell Assistant:

Customer Question

Good afternoon. I have a Salvador Dali that I would like to sell
Assistant: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes it's turned out to be surprisingly valuable. Tell us what else you do know and the Antiques Appraiser will be able to better assist you.
Customer: Technique: Etching. Title: Le Jugement Dr Paris. Number: E.A. Paper: Japon Nacre. Publication: 1980. Artist proof 15. Each print is handsigned by pencil by Salvador Dali and numbered. Plate or stone has been destroyed after completion
Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: It has the certificate on the back
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Wayne replied 7 months ago.
This is Wayne I am working on your question.
Expert:  Wayne replied 7 months ago.
Please post photos of this by clicking on the Blue document icon by the Red send button.
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Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Hi Wayne. Hope these are OK. Many thanks. Stuart
Expert:  Wayne replied 7 months ago.

Does this have any color in it?

Thanks ,


Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Hi Wayne. No it's a pencil sketch. Cheers
Expert:  Wayne replied 7 months ago.


I can't find a match for this etching in black and white. I will opt-out of this question so others may be able to help you.

Thanks again,


Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Expert:  Nora replied 7 months ago.

Hi Stuart,

I will be happy to help.

This is a later 20th century, 1980, re-strike of a print by Dali that was done originally in the mid 20th century.

It is a limited edition E.A., épreuve d'artiste which is the same as an AP, or Artist's Proof.

By 1980, Dali was known for signing blank sheets of paper for publishers to then add the print image; usually the artist and publisher first execute the print and then it is signed.

In addition, this is done in black and white; this image is usually done in color.

Value is 200GBP - 300GBP.

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