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The Greatest Famous Surrealist Artists

List of famous Surrealism artists, with images, bios, and information about their notable works. All the greatest artists associated with the Surrealism movement are included here, along with clickable names for more details on that particular painter or sculptor. These notable Surrealism period artists are organized by popularity, so the best artists are at the top of the list. If you think the best Surrealism artist isn't as high as they should be then be sure to give them an upvote.

List items include Salvador Dalí, Frida Kahlo and more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the most famous Surrealism artists?" and "Who are the best Surrealism artists?"

Almost every well-known or influential figure in this movement is listed below. Use this fact-based list to build one just like it, then re-rank it to fit your opinion. (66 items)
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    The Persistence of Memory, Galatea of the Spheres, The Burning Giraffe

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    The Son of Man, The Menaced Assassin, Time Transfixed

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    Painting (1946), Figure with Meat, Three Studies for Figures at the Base ...

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    The Elephant Celebes, Napoleon in the Wilderness, Aquis Submersus

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    Angelus Novus, Revolution des Viadukts, Der Goldfisch

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    Hermala II, The Vertigo of Eros, Listen to Living

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    Still Life with Old Shoe, The Farm, Self-Portrait

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    Nude Descending a Staircase, No. 2, La Boîte-en-valise (Box in a ...

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    Rallé

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    Yves Tanguy Slowly Toward the North, Second Thoughts, Extinction of Useless Lights

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    Retrato de Roma, Máquina de coser electro-sexual, Desir d'ete

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    The Couple, Tall Figure, III, Head of a Man on a Rod

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    The Machine Gun(neress) in a State of Grace, La Poupee, The Doll

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    Remedios Varo Useless Science or the Alchemist, The Call, Dragonfly Woman

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    Pavel Tchelitchew Hide-and-Seek

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    I and the Village, White Crucifixion, The Circus Rider

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    Hyacinth, The Eternal City, The Rock

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    Paul Delvaux Night Train, The Sleeping Venus, The Awakening of the Forest

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    Object, Red Head, Blue Body, Miss Gardenia

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    Etched Murmurs, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, Insomnias

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    Five Disks: One Empty, Red Polygons, Cheval Rouge (Red Horse)

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    Benjamin Péret

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    Francis de Erdely

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    Leaves and Navels, Two Heads, Bell and Navels

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    Animal, Turning Point of Thirst, Fascination

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    Magician's Game, Trap for a Gorilla, Dead Elephant

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    Kay Sage On the Contrary, Hyphen, In the Third Sleep

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    Toy theater

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    Sven Dalsgaard

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    Pierre Roy Le chou-fleur, Les Plumes Ou Vase Et Plumes, Danger on the Stairs

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