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Sleep was painted with oil in 51×78 cm. canvas in 1937 by Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dali i Domenech, or simply known as Salvador Dali, a famous Spanish surrealist painter and sculptor. He painted Sleep for his British millionaire patron, Edward James. Dali almost incorporated sleep into almost all his works because he was fascinated with the world of dreams. He interpreted the act of sleeping as monster supported by crutches. Cosmic Egg (2007) It was the image used in the painting titled “Sunrise by the Ocean” done by Vladimir Kush, a Russian-born surrealist painter and sculptor. The egg portrayed the sun and the beginning of life. As the egg broke open, the earth and the sky formed from its…