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Ma·gritte

 (mä-grēt′), René 1898-1967.
Belgian painter whose surreal works, such as Steps of Summer (1938), depict ordinary objects in unexpected or implausible situations.

Magritte

(French maɡrit)
n
(Biography) René (rəne). 1898–1967, Belgian surrealist painter. By juxtaposing incongruous objects, depicted with meticulous realism, his works create a bizarre and disturbing impression

Ma•gritte

(mæˈgrit)

n.
René, 1898–1967, Belgian painter.
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Belgian Surrealist Rene Magritte (1898-1967) is best known for his cerebral paintings that explore the distance between object, language and image.
Such fun is in store for readers as they embark on this book based on the work of the famed Surrealist artist, Rene Magritte.
Christie's auction house is offering one of the biggest works by surrealist painter Rene Magritte at an estimated price of 14 million pounds ($17.
Belgian painter Magritte (1898-1967) wrote throughout his life, in genres such as essays, prose-poems, manifestos, polemics, lectures, reviews, film scripts, memoirs, interviews, pamphlets, aphorism, and plays on words and images.
Young Diplomats in Belgium (YDB) is an initiative of the 2016-2018 Magritte Promotion of the Belgian foreign service trainees, supported by the FPS Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation of Belgium.
Innumerable innocents have no doubt wondered what Magritte meant by suggesting his rendering of a pipe wasn't actually a pipe.
In this film Will goes in search of Magritte the artist and the man, and peers through the famous window in his work.
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Belgian artist Rene Magritte (1898-1967) added a surrealistic twist to our perspective drawings.
Beginning in 1926, when Magritte first aimed to create paintings that would, in his words, challenge the real world,and concluding in 1938 - just before the outbreak of World War II - the book traces central strategies and themes from this seminal period including displacement, isolation and Beginning in 1926, when Magritte first aimed to create paintings that would, in his words, challenge the real world,and concluding in 1938 - just before the outbreak of World War II - the book traces central strategies and themes from this seminal period including displacement, isolation and metamorphosis.