Portrait of Pablo Picasso directed by Salvador Dali. Salvador Dalí, his full name Salvador domingo felipe jacinto Dalí i domènech, Marquis of Dali in Pubol, born in figueras May 11, 1904, and died in the same city on 23 January 1989, is a painter, sculptor, printmaker, writer Catalan writer and a Spanish national. It is considered one of the leading representatives of surrealism, and as one of the most famous painters. Influenced very young by Impressionism, he left figueras to receive an academic art education in Madrid where he became friends with federico garcia Lorca and Luis bunuel and sought his style between different artistic movements.On the advice of Joan Miro, he joined Paris after her studies and integrated the surrealist group, where he met his wife Gala. He found his own style from 1929, when he became surreal full and invented the paranoiac-critical method. Excluded from this group a few years after he lived the war in Spain in exile in Europe, before leaving France in war to New York, where he lived eight years and where he made his fortune. On his return to Catalonia in 1949, he operated a turn towards Catholicism, approached the painting of the Renaissance and sinspira scientific developments of his time to change his style to what he called.
The topics he broached the most frequently were the dream, sexuality, edible, his wife Gala and religion. The persistence of memory is one of his paintings the most famous surrealist, christ of saint john of the cross is one of his major paintings to religious motive. Very imaginative artist, he showed a marked tendency to narcissism and megalomania that allowed him to retain public attention, but irritated some of the art world, who saw in this behavior a form of advertising which sometimes exceeded his work .Two museums were dedicated to him in his lifetime, the Salvador Dali Museum and the Theater-Museum Dali. Dali himself created the second as a surreal piece in itself. In 1927, probably early in the year, Dalí visited Paris for the first time, with two letters of recommendation for Max Jacob and André Breton. According to him, this trip. \The young Dalí admired deeply. Picasso had already received rave reviews Dalí from Joan Miro. Pablo Picasso was 23 years older than him. Dalí told that during the meeting, he pointed to one of his small paintings, the daughter of figueras that Picasso looked for quarter of an hour, then Picasso did the same amount with his own, without a word. He added that at the moment of parting.
\Picasso remained constant reference to Dalí, admired and rival. In his analysis of Dali compared values of the great painters, he attributed it to the category 20/20 \While it is attributed \At the end of his life, he allowed himself to be more critical of the Picasso painting. \he did not bother to correct, and his paintings have more legs, all his hasty repentance out over time; he relied on chance; chance retaliates.They remained in contact throughout their lives. The item \The seller is \This item can be shipped to the following countries: america, europe, asia, australia.