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Dali as you've never seen him; In northern Catalonia, where the Surrealist artist lived and worked, three off-the-tourist-path museums share his vision with the world.
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Los Angeles Times - Los Angeles, Calif.
Subjects: Art galleries & museums; Tourism -- Catalonia Spain
Author: Meisler, Stanley
Date: May 15, 2005
Start Page: L.8
Section: Travel; Part L; Features Desk
Abstract (Document Summary)

DALI-ESQUE: The artist's signature elephant in the gardens of the Pubol castle, which he refurbished and presented to his wife, [Gala].; PHOTOGRAPHER: Gala-Salvador Dali Foundation; ARTISTIC VISION: Dali's dramatic "Palace of the Wind," painted in 1972 and 1973, covers a ceiling of the Dali Theater-Museum in the artist's hometown of [Figueres], where many of his works are housed.; PHOTOGRAPHER: Martin Moos Lonely Planet Images; INSPIRATIONAL: On the Costa Brava of Spain is tiny Port Lligat, where [Salvador Dali] lived and worked. The hills were often depicted in his paintings.; PHOTOGRAPHER: Paul Almasy Corbis; GRAPHIC: MAP: Spain; CREDIT: Los Angeles Times; CLASSIC DALI: Top, Salvador Dali in 1942; from above left, the artist's patio with lips bench in Port Lligat; view of eggs on his tower in Figueres; a landscape painted on a chair at Pubol castle.; PHOTOGRAPHER: Philippe Halsman; CLASSIC DALI: Top, Salvador Dali in 1942; from above left, the artist's patio with lips bench in Port Lligat; view of eggs on his tower in Figueres; a landscape painted on a chair at Pubol castle.; PHOTOGRAPHER: Gala-Salvador Dali Foundation; CLASSIC DALI: Top, Salvador Dali in 1942; from above left, the artist's patio with lips bench in Port Lligat; view of eggs on his tower in Figueres; a landscape painted on a chair at Pubol castle.; PHOTOGRAPHER: Martin Llado Lonely Planet Images; CLASSIC DALI: Top, Salvador Dali in 1942; from above left, the artist's patio with lips bench in Port Lligat; view of eggs on his tower in Figueres; a landscape painted on a chair at Pubol castle.; PHOTOGRAPHER: Martin Llado Lonely Planet Images

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