and incapable of anything. Once, he painted a still life painting with only three colors on an old worn-out door. The surrealistic attitude towards inconceivable, or to the elements of chaos is directly grown from Dadaistic roots.
They created "bewitching" forces by staring at the movement of fire, or the movement of clouds, or etc. And in his portraits and still-life drawings we can relate to Italian painter of XVI century Arcimboldi Giuseppe. In his compositions with high horizon, the features close to the folklore beginning are seen. Dali in his life mainly focused on his surrealistic "ego. In his painting "Spain we see the resemblance to Leonardo da Vincis drawings. Salvador dali surrealism, surrealism (from French surrealisme - supernaturalism) - a modernistic direction in the art, appeared after the First World War in France, during 1920s. Many surrealists did not focus much on techniques of painting, they were interested in the outcome of the painting.