Salvador Dali

Salvador Dali

(World) Madrid, Spain
Salvador Dalí was a prominent Spanish surrealist painter born in Figueres, Catalonia, Spain.

Dalí was a skilled draftsman, best known for the striking and bizarre images in his surrealist work. His painterly skills are often attributed to the influence of Renaissance masters. His best-known work, The Persistence of Memory, was completed in August 1931. Dalí's expansive artistic repertoire included film, sculpture, and photography, in collaboration with a range of artists in a variety of media.

Dalí attributed his "love of everything that is gilded and excessive, my passion for luxury and my love of oriental clothes" to an "Arab lineage", claiming that his ancestors were descended from the Moors.

Dalí was highly imaginative, and also enjoyed indulging in unusual and grandiose behavior. His eccentric manner and attention-grabbing public actions sometimes drew more attention than his artwork, to the dismay of those who held his work in high esteem, and to the irritation of his critics.
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The Spectre and the Phantom by Salvador Dali
Female Nude by Salvador Dali
Untitled (Composition - Courtyard of the Escorial with Figure and Sebastian De Morra, Veldzquez's Dwarf) by Salvador Dali
Woman Undressing by Salvador Dali
Young Virgin Auto-Sodomized by the Horns of Her Own Chastity by Salvador Dali
Crucifixion (Corpus Hypercubicus) by Salvador Dali
Lada Atomica by Salvador Dali
Untitled - Set Design (Figures Cut in Three) by Salvador Dali
Honey is Sweeter than Blood by Salvador Dali
Design for Set Curtain for Labyrinth I by Salvador Dali
The Bleeding Roses by Salvador Dali
Invisible Sleeping Woman, Horse, Lion by Salvador Dali
Figures Lying on the Sand by Salvador Dali
Figure on the Rocks by Salvador Dali
Venus with Cupids by Salvador Dali
Venus and Sailor by Salvador Dali
Bather by Salvador Dali