RENÉ MAGRITTE (1898-1967)
RENÉ MAGRITTE (1898-1967)
RENÉ MAGRITTE (1898-1967)
RENÉ MAGRITTE (1898-1967)
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RENÉ MAGRITTE (1898-1967)

Souvenir de voyage

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RENÉ MAGRITTE (1898-1967)
Souvenir de voyage
signed ‘Magritte’ (lower left); signed and inscribed ‘Magritte "Souvenir de Voyage"’ (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
16 1/4 x 13 1/8 in. (41.1 x 33.3 cm.)
Painted circa 1962-1963
Provenance
René Gérain, Brussels, by whom acquired directly from the artist.
Private Collection, Europe, by whom acquired from the above; sale, Sotheby’s, London, 8 February 2012, lot 18.
Private Collection, United Kingdom, by whom acquired at the above sale; sale, Sotheby’s, London, 1 March 2017, lot 50.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Literature
J. Meuris, René Magritte, Paris, 1988, no. 235, p. 160 (illustrated).
D. Sylvester, ed., René Magritte, Catalogue Raisonné, vol. III, London, 1993, no. 962, p. 373 (illustrated).
Exh. cat., Retrospective Magritte, Museum of Art, Mitsukoshi, 1994, p. 27 (illustrated).
Exhibited
Paris, Grand Palais, Le Salon 1978: Hommage à René Magritte et au surréalisme Belge, April - May 1978, p. 109 (illustrated).
Brussels, Galerie Isy Brachot, Magritte, March - May 1979, no. 52, n.p. (illustrated n.p.).
Ferrara, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna, Palazzo dei Diamanti, René Magritte, June - October 1986, no. 27.
Lausanne, Fondation de L'Hermitage, René Magritte, June - October 1987, no. 110, p. 206 (illustrated pp. 206 & n.p.).
Munich, Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, René Magritte, November 1987 - February 1988, no. 117, pp. n.p. & 280 (illustrated n.p.).
Yamaguchi, Musée Préfectural, René Magritte, April - May 1988, no. 25; this exhibition later travelled to Tokyo, Musée national d'art moderne, May - July 1988.
Montreal, Museum of Fine Arts, Magritte, June - October 1996, no. 106, p. 186 (illustrated).
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