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"Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary” at MoMA : Slideshow

Thursday, January 02, 2014

Magritte
René Magritte (Belgium, 1898-1967). La trahison des images (Ceci n’est pas une pipe) (The Treachery of Images [This is Not a Pipe]). 1929.

Oil on canvas. 23 3/4 x 31 15/16 x 1 in. (60.33 x 81.12 x 2.54 cm). Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. © Charly Herscovici – ADAGP – ARS, 2013. Photograph: Digital Image © 2013 Museum Associates/LACMA,Licensed by Art Resource, NY.

From the exhibition “Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary,” on view at MoMA through January 12, 2014.

 

Magritte
René Magritte (Belgian, 1898–1967). Les amants (The Lovers). 1928.

Oil on canvas. 21 3/8 x 28 7/8″ (54 x 73.4 cm). Museum of Modern Art. Gift of Richard S. Zeisler. © Charly Herscovici -– ADAGP – ARS, 2013.

From the exhibition “Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary,” on view at MoMA through January 12, 2014.

Magritte
René Magritte (Belgian, 1898–1967). L’assassin menacé (The Menaced Assassin). 1927.

Oil on canvas. 59 1/4″ x 6′ 4 7/8″ (150.4 x 195.2 cm). Museum of Modern Art. Kay Sage Tanguy Fund. © Charly Herscovici – ADAGP – ARS, 2013.

From the exhibition “Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary,” on view at MoMA through January 12, 2014.

Magritte
René Magritte (Belgium, 1898-1967). Le faux miroir (The False Mirror). 1929.

Oil on canvas. 21 1/4 x 31 7/8″ (54 x 80.9 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchase. © Charly Herscovici -– ADAGP – ARS, 2013.

From the exhibition “Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary,” on view at MoMA through January 12, 2014.

 

Magritte
René Magritte (Belgian, 1898–1967). La clef des songes (The Interpretation of Dreams). 1935.

Oil on canvas. 16 1/8 x 10 5/8″ (41 x 27 cm). Collection of Jasper Johns. © Charly Herscovici -– ADAGP – ARS, 2013. Photograph: Jerry Thompson

From the exhibition “Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary,” on view at MoMA through January 12, 2014.

Magritte
René Magritte (Belgium, 1898-1967). La condition humaine (The Human Condition). 1933.

Oil on canvas. 100 x 81 x 1.6 cm (39 3/8 x 31 7/8 x 5/8 in.). National Gallery of Art, Washington, Gift of the Collector’s Committee. © Charly Herscovici – ADAGP – ARS, 2013

From the exhibition “Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary,” on view at MoMA through January 12, 2014.

Magritte
René Magritte (Belgium, 1898-1967). La clairvoyance (Clairvoyance). 1936.

Oil on canvas. 21 1/4 x 25 9/16″ (54 x 65 cm). Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Ross. © Charly Herscovici -– ADAGP – ARS, 2013.

From the exhibition “Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary,” on view at MoMA through January 12, 2014.