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Dali – “The Mystery of Wilhelm Tell”

The riddle of Wilhelm Tell, painted by Salvador Dali in 1933, is one of the great surrealist’s most emblematic paintings. As you know, in the paintings of Dali, Wilhelm Tell is a symbol of his father, who deprived his son of his inheritance. But the artist portrayed Tell as Vladimir Lenin. This mystery can be…

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Dali – “Sodom Self-Satisfaction of an Innocent Maiden”

Before you is a painting by the surrealist Salvador Dali. It’s a weird job with an interesting history. She is somewhat biographical and, as critics suggest, personifies the author’s protest and revenge against his own sister, Anna Maria, in response to a book she wrote in 1949. So, the background of the canvas goes back…

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Dali – “Figure at the Window”

While studying at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, in 1925, Salvador Dali painted one of the most perfect paintings of that period – “The Figure at the Window”. Dali painted the figure of a woman standing by the window and looking into the distance from his sister, Ana Maria. The painting is made in…

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Dali Salvador – “Honey is sweeter than blood”

On this canvas, Dali depicted a naked woman sitting on the clouds. Her thighs are covered with a crumpled piece of cloth. The woman’s face is hidden by a swirling cloud. With one hand, she touches her bare chest, the other is supported by a stalk, a constant attribute of Dali’s paintings. The clouds swirl,…

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Dali – “The Temptation of St. Anthony”

Salvador Dali’s painting “The Temptation of St. Anthony” appeared thanks to cinema. For the film “Dear Friend” it was required to draw an image of a saint exposed to various temptations. Many different artists took part in this competition, including the great surrealist Salvador Dali, but a certain artist, an emigrant from Europe, won. Saint…