Me too, I knew the Emperor. Original lithograph in black and gold.
Artist's proof, signed in pencil in part. Portrait of Pablo Picasso directed by Salvador Dali. Salvador dalí, of his full name salvador domingo felipe jacinto dalí i domènech, marquis of dali de pubol, born in figueras on May 11, 1904, and died in the same city, on January 23, 1989, is a painter, sculptor, engraver, screenwriter and Catalan writer ofish nationality. He is considered one of the leading representatives of Surrealism, and as one of the most famous painters of the world.Influenced at a very young age by Impressionism, he left Figueras to receive an artistic education in Madrid where he befriended Federico Garcia Lorca and Luis Bunuel and sought his style between different artistic movements. On the advice of joan miro, he joined paris at the end of his studies and joined the group of surrealists, where he met his wife gala. He found his own style from 1929, when he became a surrealist in his own right and invented the paranoid-critical method. Excluded from this group a few years later, he lived the war of Spain in exile in europe, before leaving france at war for new york, where he lived for eight years and where he made his fortune. When he returned to Catalonia in 1949, he turned to Catholicism, moved closer to Renaissance painting, and inspired scientific evolutions of his time to evolve his style towards what he named. The topics he addressed most frequently were dreams, sexuality, food, his wife and religion. The persistence of memory is one of his most famous surrealist canvases, the Christ of Saint John of the Cross is one of his main religious paintings.
A very imaginative artist, he showed a notable tendency towards narcissism and megalomania that allowed him to hold public attention, but irritated part of the art world, who saw in this behavior a form of advertising that sometimes went beyond his work. Two museums were dedicated to him during his lifetime, the Salvador Dali Museum and the Dali Theater Museum. Dalí himself created the second, as a surreal work in its own right. In 1927, probably at the beginning of the year, dalí visited paris for the first time, with two letters of recommendation to max jacob and andré breton.
According to him, this trip. "Was marked by three important visits, Versailles, the museum Grévin and Picasso". That young Dalí admired deeply.
Picasso had already received glowing comments about dalí from joan miro. Pablo Picasso was 23 years older than him. Dalí said that during this meeting, he showed him one of his little canvases, the figueras girl that picasso contemplated for a quarter of an hour, then Picasso did the same with many of his own, without a word. He added that when leaving. "On the doorstep, we exchanged a look that said: understood?
Picasso remained a constant reference for Dalí, admired and rival. In his Dalinian analysis of the comparative values of the great painters, he attributed 20/20 to the category "genius\While he attributed himself "only" 19/20.
At the end of his life, he allowed himself to be more critical of picasso's painting. "Picasso refuses legitimacy; he does not take the trouble to correct, and his pictures have more and more legs, all his hasty repentances go out with time; he trusted by chance; chance is revenge. They stayed in touch throughout their lives.
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