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Salvador Dali's Art

Facts on Salvador Dali (1904-1989)

Here are the basic Facts on Salvador Dali – for lovers of this Spanish-Catalan surrealist painter, with his Velazquez moustache and wildly eccentric behaviour. In spite of being a flamboyant exhibitionist with numerous peculiar traits, he was – undoubtedly – a talented and hard worker. During his lifetime, he produced more than 1,500 paintings – as well …

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One of Francisco Goya's Paintings

Biography of Francisco Goya (1746-1828)

When attempting a francisco goya biography, it’s always best to remember the history of the period he lived in. They were very turbulent and troubled times for Europe, including the Peninsular War – when French forces invaded Spain – and the French Revolution, resulting in great changes. Francisco Goya was a bit of an enigma, but he succeeded …

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Picasso Blue Period Paintings

Pablo Piccaso’s Blue Period (What You Need To Know)

The famed Picasso blue period occurred during an extremely low ebb in the artist’s early years in Paris – between 1901 and 1904 – when he was still a young man and relatively unknown. Born in Málaga, Spain in 1881 and then moving with his family to Barcelona, Picasso went to Paris in 1900 where he shared a studio with his great friend from …

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