Salvador Dalí

Le revolver a chevaux blancs

1932
heliograuvure on paper
Inventory number 6
Le revolver a chevaux blancs is an illustration for a book written by André Breton by the same name. Written in French, the book was published in 1932. This artwork is rare and is one of the numerous artworks that Dalí produced for the book. 

André Breton (1896 – 1966) was a French writer and poet. He and Dalí were closely associated due to their involvement in developing the Surrealist movement. Breton was also a great patron of the arts and was an avid collector of artworks, ethnographic objects, and books.