Salvador Dali

Salvador Dali

(World) Madrid, Spain
Fan account of Salvador Dalí, 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.
More at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salvador_Dal%C3%AD

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The Golden Age - Family of Marsupial Centaurs by Salvador Dali
Spain by Salvador Dali
Venus de Milo with Drawers by Salvador Dali
Gala's Dream (Dream of Paradise) by Salvador Dali
Allegory of an American Christmas by Salvador Dali
Nymphs in a Romantic, Garden by Salvador Dali
Portrait of Paul Eluard by Salvador Dali
The Sacrament of the Last Supper by Salvador Dali
Overture in Trompe l'Oeil by Salvador Dali
Hypnagogic Monument by Salvador Dali
Gala's Castle at Pubol by Salvador Dali
Self-portrait with L'Humanitie by Salvador Dali
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Mannequin (Barcelona Mannequin) by Salvador Dali
Ant Face by Salvador Dali
The Sense of Speed by Salvador Dali
Suburbs of a Paranoiac Critical Town, Afternoon on the Outskirts of European History by Salvador Dali
The Invisible Man by Salvador Dali
Maria conferens in corde suo (Matthew 1:23) by Salvador Dali
Diurnal Fantasies by Salvador Dali
Metamorphosis of the Five Allegories of Giovanni Bellini by Salvador Dali
Poster Project by Salvador Dali
Mariae annunciato (Luke 1:26f) by Salvador Dali
The Eye by Salvador Dali
Pieta by Salvador Dali
Madonna by Salvador Dali
Filius prodigus by Salvador Dali
Nude on the Plain of Rosas by Salvador Dali
Bulgarian Child Eating a Rat by Salvador Dali
Composition by Salvador Dali
Nude in a Landscape by Salvador Dali
Melancholy by Salvador Dali
Enigmatic Elements in the Landscape by Salvador Dali
St. Peter's in Rome by Salvador Dali
Study for 'Woman Undressing' by Salvador Dali
Necrophiliac Fountain Flowing from a Grand Piano by Salvador Dali
The Spectral Cow by Salvador Dali
Gradiva by Salvador Dali
The Sign of Anguish by Salvador Dali
Atavistic Vestiges After the Rain by Salvador Dali
Palladio's Corridor of Dramatic Surprise by Salvador Dali
Symbiosis Between the Head and Shell by Salvador Dali
Landscape of Port Lligat by Salvador Dali
Herodias by Salvador Dali
Bed, Chair and Bedside Table Ferociously Attacking a Cello by Salvador Dali
Le Char d'Or by Salvador Dali
Three Sphinxes of Bikini by Salvador Dali
Marilyn Monroe by Salvador Dali