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Dalí – Works and Museums

Roussillion, Flordali II, Don Quixote – these are just three of the many highlights which we have on display in our museum. But frequently asked questions which our museum staff alway has to answer is: "In which museum is this or that picture?" To answer questions like this, we provide a list here of the best known works by Dalí and the museums where you can find them.


Atavism at Twilight (1933/34) - Museum of Fine Arts Bern, Bern (Switzerland)

Portrait of Luis Buñuel (1924) - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid (Spain)

Portrait of my father (1925) Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya, Barcelona (Spain)

The Last Supper (1955) The National Gallery of Art, Washington (USA)

The Enigma of William Tell (1933) Moderna Museet, Stockholm (Sweden)

Study for "the Enigma of Desire – My Mother, My Mother, My Mother" (1929) Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich (Germany)

The Angelus of Gala (1935) The Museum Of Modern Art, New York (USA)

The Pharmacist of Ampurdan in Search of Absolutely Nothing (1936) Museum Folkwang, Essen (Germany)

The Railway Station at Perpignan (1965) Museum Ludwig, Cologne (Germany)

Christ of Saint John of the Cross (1951) Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow (Scotland)

The Persistence of Memory (1931) The Museum Of Modern Art, New York (USA)

The Invention of the Monsters (1937) Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago (USA)

The Birth of Liquid Desires (1932) Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice (Italy)

The Temptation of Saint Anthony (1946) Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels (Belgium)

The Burning Giraffe (1936) Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel (Switzerland)

Honey is Sweeter than Blood (1941) The Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara (USA)

Girl at a window (1925) Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid (Spain)

The Madonna of Port Lligat (1950) Minami Content, Tokyo (Japan)

Paranoiac-Critical Study of Vermeer's 'Lacemaker' (1954/55) The Guggenheim, New York (USA)

Shirley Temple, The Youngest, Most Sacred Monster of the Cinema in Her Time (1939) Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam (Netherlands)

Beach with Telephone (1938) Tate Gallery, London (England)

Dream Caused by the Flight of a Bee Around a Pomegranate a Second Before Awakening (1944) Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid (Spain)

Soft Construction with Boiled Beans (Premonition of Civil War) (1936) The Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia (USA)


The following pictures are in private property:

Blood Is Sweeter Than Honey (1927)

Unsatisfied Desires (1928)

The Lugubrious Game (1929)

The First Days of Spring (1929)