Salvador Dalí, The Persistence of Memory

Dalí wages war on the rational in this naturalistic landscape populated by strange objects.

Salvador Dalí, The Persistence of Memory, 1931, oil on canvas, 24.1 x 33 cm (Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Cite this page as: Sal Khan and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Salvador Dalí, The Persistence of Memory," in Smarthistory, December 9, 2015, accessed May 24, 2024, https://smarthistory.org/salvador-dali-the-persistence-of-memory/.