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or triangular-shaped bread of Figueres, Salvador Dalì's hometown.
The Dalí museum (his final resting place--his tomb is in the museum) is studded with hundreds of representations of the pa de crostons three-cornered breads that meant so much to Dalì in his youth. (Is Dalì's bread the equivalent of Orson Welles' Citizen Kane's "Rosebud" ?)
Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989). The Basket of Bread, 1926. Oil on panel. 13 x 12 1/2 in. (33 x 31.8 cm).
The Salvador Dalí Museum, St. Petersburg, Florida. © The Salvador Dalí Museum, Inc.
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