Burning Giraffe Woman with Drawers by Salvador Dali
Adapted from Dali's painting "Burning Giraffe", this collectible statue illustrates a woman in a dream like state with drawers propped up by sticks.

Burning Giraffe Woman with Drawers by Salvador Dali

Your Price: $82.50
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Part Number:SD02
  • 7.5 in. x 5 in. x 3.5 in.
  • museum statue
  • resin
  • 0.6

Size (in):

7.5 in. x 5 in. x 3.5 in

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Dali painted Burning Giraffe during his exile in the United States. Although Dali declared himself apolitical, I am Dali, and only that, this painting shows his personal struggle with the battle in his home country. Characteristic are the opened draws in the blue female figure, which Dali on a later date described as Femme-coccyx (tail bone woman). This phenomenon can be traced back to Freud's psychoanalytical method, much admired by Dali. He regarded him as an enormous step forward for civilization, witness his remark. The only difference between immortal Greece and our era is Sigmund Freud who discovered that the human body, which in Greek times was merely neoplatonical, is now filled with secret drawers only to be opened through psychoanalysis. The opened drawers in this expressive, propped up female figure thus refer to the inner, subconscious within man. In Dali's own words his paintings form a kind of allegory which serves to illustrate a certain insight, to follow the numerous narcissistic smells which ascend from each of our drawers.

Material : Collectible quality, resin with hand-painted color details, matte and glossy finish. Statue replica is from the highly collectible Parastone Museum 3D Collection.

Included : Full color card with image of original artwork. Description card about artist and artwork. Both cards are in four languages.

Measures: 7.5 in. x 5 in. x 3.5 in.

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