Description & Technical information

Date:  1929
Period:  20th century
Origin:  Belgium
Medium: Pen, India ink on paper
Signature: With a photo-certificate from the Comité Magritte.

Dimensions: 11 x 14.4 cm (4³/₈ x 5⁵/₈ inches)
Provenance: P.G. van Hecke, Belgium
André de Rache, Belgium
John Armbruster, Brussels
Galerie Beyeler, Basel
Private collection since 1980

Literature: P.G. van Hecke (ed.), Varietés, n° 8, 1929, ill. p.603
Marcel Jean, Histoire de la peinture surréaliste, Paris, 1959, ill. p. 181
Sarah Whitfield, René Magritte, Newly Discovered Works, Catalogue Raisonné VI, Brussel, 2012, p.74, nr. 48 ill.
René Magritte: The Pleasure Principle
Liverpool: Tate Gallery, 2011, p.10
Images d'autre mondes, Grandville et Cie
Namur: Musée Félicien Rops, 2011 ill.
Don't Smile Liechtenstein: Kunstmuseum, 2012 ill. p. 36
Jan Ceuleers, Les Mots et les images, Gallery Ronny Van de Velde, Knokke, 2016, p.38-39
Br. Dr. René Stockman, e.a. ed. Lannoo, Een andere wereld, Museum Dr. Guislain, Ghent, 2016, p.55 ill.
Xavier Canonne, 7 arts, Gallery Ronny Van de Velde, Knokke, 2017, p. 176-177 ill.
Peter J.H. Pauwels, Pauwels, Huib Hoste en zijn tijdgenoten. Belgische Avant-Garde 1914-1930, Knokke, Gallery Ronny Van de Velde/Delen Private Bank, 2018, pp.194
Exhibitions: Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Lettres et chiffres, 1980 nr.53
Liverpool, Tate Gallery, René Gallery: The pleasure Principle, 2011
Namen, Musée Félicien Rops, J.J. Grandville, Another world, 2011
Beçanson Musée du Temps, J.J. Grandville, Another world, 2011
Liechtenstein, Kunstmuseum, Don't Smile, 2012, Knokke Gallery Ronny Van de Velde, Les mots et les images, 2016
Ghent, Museum Dr. Guislain, Another world 2016
Knokke, Gallery Ronny Van de Velde, 7 arts, 2017


Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints