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René Magritte

Travail préparatoire pour une gouache inachevée

René Magritte

René Magritte

Travail préparatoire pour une gouache inachevée

Travail préparatoire pour une gouache inachevée

René Magritte

1898 - 1967

Travail préparatoire pour une gouache inachevée


gouache on paper

38.2 by 29.5cm., 15 by 11⅝in.

Framed: 60.8 by 53.7cm., 24 by 21⅛in.

Executed circa 1967.


The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Comité Magritte.

Executed on cream wove paper, not laid down and attached to the mount along the reverse of all four edges. There is a minor nick (approx 0.3cm) to the lower part of the extreme right edge. There is a flattened crease in the lower left corner (approx. 3cm long) and a further faint one (approx 3cm. long) towards the centre of the right edge. This work is in overall very good condition.


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Galerie Isy Brachot, Paris (acquired by 1988)
Regional Auction, England
Samuel Robson Fine Art, Oakham, UK (purchased at the above sale circa 2003)
Private Collection (acquired from the above in 2004)
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2017
Paris, Galerie Isy Brachot, Dessins, croquis et esquisses de l'atelier René Magritte, 1988-89, illustrated in colour on the catalogue cover