Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech, 1st Marqués de Dalí de Pubol, known as Salvador Dalí, was a prominent Spanish Catalan surrealist painter born in Figueres, Spain.
Dalí was a skilled draftsman, best known for the striking and bizarre images in his surrealist work. His painterly skills are often attributed to the influence of Renaissance masters. His best-known work, The Persistence of Memory, was completed in August 1931. Dalí's expansive artistic repertoire included film, sculpture, and photography, in collaboration with a range of artists in a variety of media.
Dalí attributed his "love of everything that is gilded and excessive, my passion for luxury and my love of oriental clothes" to an "Arab lineage", claiming that his ancestors were descended from the Moors.
Dalí was highly imaginative, and also enjoyed indulging in unusual and grandiose behavior. His eccentric manner and attention-grabbing public actions sometimes drew more attention than his artwork, to the dismay of those who held his work in high esteem, and to the irritation of his critics.
The Trojan Horse - Salvador Dali
- Description: “The Trojan Horse” is an extremely important and unique bronze sculpture bearing the name of the internationally famous artist, Salvador Dali, cast into the bronze base. The bronze sculpture was created in Paris and bears the individual edition number of HC 12/50 on the bronze base upon which the sculpture rests.
- The sculpture was cast from an original wax mold, created by Salvador Dali. Using the lost—wax method of casting, each sculpture took months of production as each as each soldier climbing the horse had to be separately created, cast, and then welded onto the sculpture.
- Senor Dali’s creation of “The Trojan Horse” in bronze represents a triumph of artistic genius as so many different casts were required to complete this work of art.
- Dimentions: 17” tall, 10” wide, and 7” in depth
- Price: $35,500.00
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