Trivium Art HistorySalvador Dalí

Retrospective Bust of a Woman

Retrospective Bust of a Woman, 1933 — Salvador Dalí
73.9 cm69.2 cm

Retrospective Bust of a Woman is a Surrealist, Porcelain Sculpture created by Salvador Dalí in 1933. It lives at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. The image is used according to Educational Fair Use. Source

It's difficult to describe the medium used for a surrealist sculpture. In the case of Salvador Dali's 'Bust of a Woman' the mediums included painted porcelain, bread, corn, feathers, paint on paper, beads, ink stand, sand, and two pens. It's a hodge-podge, a mess. And that was intentional. 

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