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La dialectique appliquee by RENE MAGRITTE

RENE MAGRITTE

(BELGIAN, 1898 - 1967)

La dialectique appliquee , 1944 - 1945

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Materials:

oil on canvas

Measurements:

23.98 in. (60.90 cm.) (height) by 31.73 in. (80.60 cm.) (width)

Markings:

Signed Magritte (lower right) and titled "Le Dialectique appliquée" (on the stretcher)

Exhibited:

Brussels, Galerie Isy Brachot, . Art sans frontières VII , 1972, no. 44. . Hamburg, Kunstverein, 1982, no. 151. . Rome, Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, . Magritte e il surrealismo in Belgio , 1982, no. 146. . Brussels, Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium,. René Magritte de la Surrealisme en Belgique , 1982, no. 164, illustrated in the catalogue . . New York, The Elkon Gallery, . Delvaux - Magritte , 1988, n.n., illustrated in the catalogue . . Yamaguchi, The Yamaguchi Prefectural Museum of Art; Tokyo, National Museum of Modern Art & Tokyo, Tokyo Shimbun, . René Magritte , 1988, no. 138. . Berkeley, University Art Museum, University of California at Berkeley, . Anxious Visions Surrealist Art , 1990, no. 93. . Paris, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, . Face à l'histoire , 1996-97, no. 742. . Brussels, Musée Roaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, . Retrospective René Magritte , 1998, n.n. . Roslyn, Nassau County Museum of Art, . Surrealism , . A Cross Cultural Perspective , 2000-01, no. 136. . Tokyo, The National Art Center & Kyoto, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, . René Magritte: The Search for the Absolute , 2015

Literature:

Art sans frontières VII (exhibition catalogue), Galerie Isy Brachot, Brussels, 1972, illustrated on an invitation card. . David Sylvester & Sarah Whitfield, . René Magritte , . Catalogue raisonné , . Oil Paintings and Objects 1931-1948 , New York, 1993, vol. II, no. 578, illustrated p. 351

Provenance:

Sale: Pierre Bergé & Associés, Brussels, 1961. . François & Evelyn Deknop, Brussels & Gérard & Suzi Oschinksy, Brussels (acquired jointly at the above sale). . Gérard & Suzi Oschinksy, Brussels. . Galerie Isy Brachot, Brussels (acquired from the above in 1966). . Sale: Christie's, London, April 6, 1976, lot 39. . Private Collection (acquired at the above sale). . Bodley Gallery, New York . . Acquired by 1993

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