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Dieu le huitieme jour

Artist:
René Magritte (Belgian, Lessines 1898–1967 Brussels)
Date:
1937
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.7 cm (3 3/6 x 2 1/4 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Ford Motor Company Collection, Gift of Ford Motor Company and John C. Waddell, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.1100.312
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed in pencil on print, verso U: "Magritte - // Les rendez-vous"; inscribed in pencil on print, verso LL: "M-2"
Magritte to Marien; Marcel Marien to Dohmen; Leo Dohmen to Prakapas; [Prakapas Gallery to Waddell, March 5, 1983]; John C. Waddell

Washington, DC. Corcoran Gallery of Art. "L'Amour Fou: photography & surrealism," September 14, 1985–November 17, 1985.

Fundación "La Caixa", Madrid. "Lost Bodies, Photography and the Surrealists," November 23, 1995–January 14, 1996.

Caixa Forum, Fundacion "La Caixa", Barcelona. "Lost Bodies, Photography and the Surrealists," February 20, 1996–April 14, 1996.

Kunsthalle Bielefeld. "1937: Perfection and Destruction," September 30, 2007–January 13, 2008.

Museum of Modern Art, New York. "Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926–1938," September 17, 2013–January 13, 2014.

Menil Collection. "Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926–1938," February 13, 2014–June 1, 2014.

Art Institute of Chicago. "Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926–1938," June 25, 2014–October 13, 2014.

Umland, Anne, ed. Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926–1938. New York: Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2013. no. 128, p. 226.



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