Fine Art/Dali EA


QUESTION: I purchased Dali 'Cosmic Athlete' 22x33 at an antique store some time ago....I recently thought of selling it, trying to find if its a litho or print  [i think its a litho ]  and it is signed DALI in pencil bottom right with  EA XXXV11 / C  on the opposite bottom side..... Could you tell me what to look for to verify what it is and what the numbers mean?? value ??? thank you for your time Danny

ANSWER: I'm sorry...You have a FAKE print.


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QUESTION: Could you enlighten me as to how you reached that conclusion ??

I have been in the Dali business for many years. Your piece is a Known FAKE. You can send to to have it authenticated, it will cost you $$. I am saving you the trouble.  Go to google and type in  cosmic athlete fake dali  and you will see what I mean. The first site that comes up talks about it, about 3/4 of the way down the page.


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I can answer questions about Salvador Dali. While I cannot do FREE APPRAISALS, I might be able to help you sell your works. I can also help with Chagall, Miro, Picasso and other 20th Century Masters.

Questions about a type of art or medium can be answered with one response in most cases. Technical issues are easier to deal with than specifics about an artist. If you need help finding values or history on an artist, it will probably involve research that can sometimes take hours to complete. If you have more than one image to send, I will give you an alternate email address as this system cannot handle multiple images.


Late 70's early 80's Worked for a printer and learned the art or Lithography. Early to mid 80's Managed a publishing company that produced fine art both living and reproductions of the masters. Mid 80's to 2003 Senior Art Consultant with well known broker of Dali, Picasso, Miro, Chagall,Vargas,Max,Warhol and others. 2004 - 2005 Independent Art Consultant. 2005-2006 Beverly Hills Art Gallery(Living Artists) 2006 - Present Salvador Dali Society. Senior Art Consultant.


Publications Various online art publications.

Studied Art History, Methods of printing, Various Mediums. Studied anatomy, sketch art, Complex shading technique, Acrylic technique. Bloch books(Picasso),Salvador Dali publications(extensive). 30 Years life Experience in the arts as an artist, fine art broker,Gallery Director,art consultant.

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Over 100 awards. Set records in the Art Brokering business.

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Major Film Celebs/U.S. Ambassador/ Fortune 500 Company CEO's and high level employees. Over 300 repeat clients in Fine Art. Beverly Hills local and visiting repeat clients.

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