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The British collector Edward James not only had many paintings and drawings by his hero Dalí, but he also asked him to design objects for use in his home. One of them was this famous telephone with a lobster receiver - a creepy fantasy that did not exactly make taking a call or ringing someone up a more enjoyable experience.
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Figueras 1904 - Figueras 1989
Salvador Dali got to know the author André Breton - the founder of the surrealist movement - while he was studying in Madrid. In 1924, Breton wrote the first s..