: Salvador Dali 1950Product Description:
Poster 70x50 cm. From oil in private collection 144x96.
Nouvelles Images Lombreuil France.
Salvador Dali was born on May 11, 1904 in Figueres, Catalonia, Spain. He died on January 23, 1989. Salvador Dali was a skilled artist best known for his striking and strange works of art.
He was encouraged to become an artist by his mother and he attended art school. In 1922 he moved to Madrid where he continued to study art and experiment with strange figures. He became famous in 1928 at an exhibition. Dali's surrealistic paintings are inspired by Cubism (strange works of art) and Sigmund Freud. In Paris, Dali met his wife Gala Dali and she is featured in many paintings. Dali had mental problems and when his mother passed away he moved back to his home country to take an entrance exam to the Academy of Art. Dali has also made films. The most famous is The Andalusian Dog in 1928. When World War II began, Dali fled to the United States with his wife. there he painted many famous paintings. After 8 years he moved back to Spain where he lived until he died. He turned 85. Dali is buried under the floor of an art museum (unclear which). During his lifetime he made 1500 paintings.
On this beautiful but surreal Dali painting we see a mother floating in the air with a small baby in her lap. In the background we see water and mountains. The colors go in dark grey and blue.