29 June 2000
René Magritte (1898-1967)
Paysage - la distance focale
signed 'Magritte' (lower right)
gouache on paper laid down on card
6¾ x 5¾in. (17.3 x 14.7cm.)
Executed circa 1947
Willy van Hove, Brussels.
Marcel Mariën, Brussels.
Leo Dohmen, Antwerp.
Jan Torfs, Malines, by whom acquired by the above in 1971.
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D. Sylvester (ed.), René Magritte catalogue rainsonné, Vol. V, London 1997, no. 1244a (illustrated p. 66).
Brussels, Galerie Lou Cosyn, Exposition Magritte, May-June 1947 [possibly].
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