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The 1000++ Artworks created around 1950 and containing the word salvador dali, surrealism, flowers, 1950



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Salvador Dali - The Endless Enigma, 1938The Endless Enigma, 1938Salvador Dali

Inside this painting are six separate images, interwoven and laid atop one another.This composition is probably the best example of paranoiac-critical activity in operation in the paintings done by Dal. He is not satisfied with pursuing a double image but succeeds in accumulating and making rise si...

Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía (Madrid, Spain)
 
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Salvador Dali - The Madonna of Port LligatThe Madonna of Port LligatSalvador Dali

The Madonna of Port Lligat is the name of three paintings by Salvador Dalí. The first was created in 1949, measuring 49 x 37.5 centimetres (19.3 x 14.8 in), and is housed in the Haggerty Museum of Art in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Dali submitted it to Pope Pius XII for approval, which was granted. Dalí c...

 
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Salvador Dali - The Enigma of HitlerThe Enigma of HitlerSalvador Dali

The wilted tree of life with branches cut off represents the material plane not being rooted in the life. This is emphasized by one end of the tree being cut off in the painting. Hitler is represented as a torn photo. There are several peculiarities to note. Only this object has a recognizable face ...

 
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Salvador Dali - Christ of St. John of the CrossChrist of St. John of the CrossSalvador Dali

Salvador Dal's artwork Christ of Saint John of the Cross was completed in 1951. It represents Jesus Christ on the cross floating over a body of water with a boat and fisherman under a darkening sky. Although it depicts the crucifixion, it lacks nails, blood, and a crown of thorns because Dal was con...

 
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Salvador Dali - Crucifixion (Hypercubic Body)Crucifixion (Hypercubic Body)Salvador Dali

Salvador Dali paints a non-traditional and surrealist interpretation of Christ’s Crucifixion. Here, Christ is depicted on a “polyhedron net of a tesseract” or a hypercube, a four-dimensional figure. It was at this time that Dali was fascinated with nuclear science and we can see him continuously inc...

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, United States)
 
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Salvador Dali - The Apotheosis of Homer, 1944-45The Apotheosis of Homer, 1944-45Salvador Dali

Salvador Dali was considerably influenced by Greek mythology from a young age, as his father would tell him of these fantastical creatures; this most likely had an impact on Dali’s surrealist works where he creates mystical worlds of his own. In his painting The Apotheosis of Homer, he portrays Home...

Staatsgalerie Moderner Kunst (Munchen, Germany)
 
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Salvador Dali - The Temptation Of Saint AnthonyThe Temptation Of Saint AnthonySalvador Dali

Film Director Albert Lewin held a competition amongst painters to paint “Temptation of St. Anthony”. This painting was to be used in his 1947 film “The Private Affairs of Bel Ami”. Salvador Dali took part in this competition. Sadly, his painting was triumphed over by Max Ernst version of this biblic...

Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts (Brussels, Belgium)