Ir directamente a la información del producto
1 de 1

Marioneta de dedo magnética de Salvador Dalí

Marioneta de dedo magnética de Salvador Dalí

The Unemployed Philosopher's Guild

Precio habitual $8.95 USD
Precio habitual Precio de oferta $8.95 USD
Oferta Agotado
Los gastos de envío se calculan en la pantalla de pago.

En existencias

¿Qué es más surrealista que la imagen de Salvador Dalí bailando en tus dedos? En tu dedo, es un títere; en tu nevera, es un imán; y siempre, ¡él es Dalí!
  • Recomendado a partir de 5 años debido a las piezas pequeñas.
  • Tarjeta de información incluida
  • Product type: Finger Puppet
  • Shipping Dimensions: 4.0   (10.2 cm)
  • Shipping Weight: 0.19 lb (3.0 oz; 85 g)
  • SKU010002642 | 814229000341

In these collections:

divertido y creativo | El gremio de filósofos desempleados | Gifts Under $10 | Juguetes | Salvador Dalí | Todos los productos
Ver todos los detalles
Salvador Dalí in 1936

About the Artist

Salvador Dalí

Salvador Dalí (1904 — 1989) was a Spanish Surrealist painter and printmaker, influential for his explorations of subconscious imagery. Major themes in his work include dreams, the subconscious, sexuality, religion, science and his closest personal relationships. To the dismay of those who held his work in high regard, and to the irritation of his critics, his eccentric and ostentatious public behavior often drew more attention than his artwork.

Salvador Dalí in the Chrysler Museum
The Unemployed Philosopher's Guild

About the Brand

The Unemployed Philosopher's Guild

The origins of the Unemployed Philosophers Guild are shrouded in mystery. Some accounts trace the Guild's birth to Athens in the latter half of the 4th century BCE. Allegedly, several lesser philosophers grew weary of the endless Socratic dialogue endemic in their trade and turned to crafting household implements and playthings. (Hence the assertions that Socrates quaffed his hemlock poison from a Guild-designed chalice, though vigorous debate surrounds the question of whether it was a "disappearing" chalice.)

Others argue that the UPG dates from the High Middle Ages, when the Philosophers Guild entered the world of commerce by selling bawdy pamphlets to pilgrims facing long lines for the restroom. Business boomed until 1211 when Pope Innocent III condemned the publications. Not surprisingly, this led to increased sales, even as half our membership was burned at the stake.

More recently, revisionist historians have pinpointed the birth of the Guild to the time it was still cool to live in New York City's Lower East Side. Two brothers turned their inner creativity and love of paying rent towards fulfilling the people's needs for finger puppets, warm slippers, coffee cups, and cracking up at stuff.

Most of the proceeds go to unemployed philosophers (and their associates). A portion also goes to some groups working on profound causes.

  • ¡Gracias!

    Cada compra apoya la misión y los programas del Museo Chrysler. ¡Gracias!

  • Membership has its benefits!

    Los miembros inician sesión e ingresan el código de descuento MEMBER10 al finalizar la compra para aplicar su 10% de descuento para miembros.