Dali, Salvador

Spain, (1904-1989)

  • Salvador Dali - Woman with Pig
  • Woman with Pig

  • [from the series of etchings inspired by Goethe’s “Faust”]
  • (1969), copper etching with hand coloring
  • 13.5 x 9.75 in. (34.3 x 24.8 cm.)

  • Salvador Dali - Pig and Pepper
  • Pig and Pepper

  • [from a series of heliogravures
    interpreting Lewis Carol’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland]
  • (1969), heliogravure from an original gouache
  • 15.6 x 10.5 in. (39.6 x 26.7 cm.)

  • Salvador Dali - Girl with the Pig
  • Girl with the Pig

  • [from illustrations for an edition of the Memoirs of Casanova]
  • (1967), engraving with lithographic colors
  • 14.9 x 11 in. (38 x 28 cm.)

  • Salvador Dali - Soft Self-portrait with Grilled Bacon
  • Soft Self-portrait with Grilled Bacon

  • (1941), oil on canvas
  • 24 x 20 in. (61 x 51 cm.)
  • Fundación Gala-Salvador Dalí

  • Salvador Dali - Pastorale
  • Pastorale

  • [from a series interpreting Cervantes’ Don Quixote]
  • (1981), etching
  • 17.8 x 16 in. (45.2 x 40.6 cm.)
  • Editor’s Note:

    “This Dulcinea del Toboso so often mentioned in this history, had, they say, the best hand of any woman in all La Mancha for salting pigs.”

About the Artist

Salvador Dali, Spanish, (1904-1989). Salvador Dali was a Spanish surrealist with a flamboyant and egocentric personality. He was a gifted and successful painter, sculptor, printmaker, and designer.

He was known for his enigmatic style and his disquieting interpretation of everyday objects in unexpected forms and fantastic images.

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