|face like detail from Bosch's Garden of Earthly Delights|
|Bosch's Garden of Earthly Delights triptych|
b) Perhaps it could be prepared to his sleeping faces and the downward pointing face from The Great Masturbator which has brightly coloured eyelashes growing from the rear of the eye. On Wikipedia I then realised that Félix Fanès as documented in his book Salvador Dalí. The Construction of the Image 1925–1930. Yale University Press 2007, had already made the connection here whether it's right or wrong. But there would be a number of these strange faces dotted around Dali's painting that would fall into the same pattern.
|Dali's The Great Masturbator (1929)|