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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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    Gare Montparnasse (The Melancholy of Departure), The Double Dream of ...

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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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    Self-Portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird, Self-Portrait Dedicated ...

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    Hermala II, The Vertigo of Eros, Listen to Living

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    Untitled, from the posthumous edition Femmes, Untitled (Self-Portrait), ...

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

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

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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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    Two Japanese Wrestlers by a Sink, Woman with a Daffodil, Girl with a White ...

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

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    Le Bon Roi Dagobert, Temple of the word, Horses of Lord Candlestick

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

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    Pavel Tchelitchew Hide-and-Seek

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    Etched Murmurs, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, Insomnias

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    I and the Village, White Crucifixion, The Circus Rider

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    Object, Red Head, Blue Body, Miss Gardenia

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

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    Recognition

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    Vladimir Kush Current, Arrival of the Flower Ship, Contes Erotiques

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

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    Francis de Erdely

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    Animal, Turning Point of Thirst, Fascination

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    Benjamin Péret

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    The Trial, Fitzpatrick and Kate Kelly, After Glenrowan Siege (Second Ned ...

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

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    Toy theater

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    Leona Wood

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    Sven Dalsgaard

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    added by SewerynHabdank-Wojewódzki Zdzisław Beksiński Untitled "ZIES", Untitled "Morning Landscape", ...

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