50 Secrets of Magic Craftsmanship

50 Secrets of Magic Craftsmanship

by Salvador Dali
     
 

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Rare, important volume in which famed Surrealist expounds — in his inimitably eccentric fashion — on what painting should be, the history of painting, what is good and bad painting, the merits of specific artists, and more. Includes his 50 "secrets" for mastering the craft, including "the secret of the painter's pointed mustaches."

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Rare, important volume in which famed Surrealist expounds — in his inimitably eccentric fashion — on what painting should be, the history of painting, what is good and bad painting, the merits of specific artists, and more. Includes his 50 "secrets" for mastering the craft, including "the secret of the painter's pointed mustaches."

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Handsome, oversize reprint of the Dial Press edition of 1948. Now on acid-free paper. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486319803
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
05/06/2013
Series:
Dover Fine Art, History of Art
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
192
File size:
28 MB
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Meet the Author

Immediately recognizable by his flamboyant waxed moustache, Salvatore Dalí (1904-89) ranks among the most popular of the Surrealists. Best remembered for the melting clocks of The Persistence of Memory, the Spanish painter also worked in theater, fashion, and photography. 

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