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Soft Watch at the Moment of First Explosion by Salvador Dali

Soft Watch at the Moment of First Explosion, c.1954
Soft Watch at the...
Salvador Dalí
36 in. x 24 in.
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Melting watches and insects against a Spanish coastal background are two of the trademark symbols Salvador Dali uses in his expression of the destruction of atomic weapons in “Soft Watch at the Moment of First Explosion.” Dali, as eccentric as his artwork, broke artistic ground with a Surrealistic style containing extraordinarily realistic detail and bold, disturbingly dreamlike images. Influenced by Freud’s writings regarding dreams and the subconscious, Dali exposed his era’s fears, hopes and frustrations.