Swans Reflecting Elephants by Salvador Dalí 1000 Piece Puzzle
Swans Reflecting Elephants, painted in 1937, oil on canvas is easily recognizable as a Dali painting.
It comes from what he termed his “Paranoic-critical” period. Inspired by Freud, Dali would induce a state of paranoia to allow his brain to create unseen links between objects.
In Swans Reflecting Elephants, Dali uses double images to transfigure graceful swans into huge, land-locked animals.
About the artist: Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech, Marquis of Dalí de Púbol (1904-1989) was a Spanish surrealist artist. Born in Figueres, Catalonia, Dalí was a skilled artist draftsman, best known for the striking and bizarre images in his work. His painterly skills are often attributed to the influence of Renaissance masters.
Finished size: 19.25 inches by 26.5 inches