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René Magritte

L’empire des lumières

Property from The Gillion Crowet Collection

René Magritte

René Magritte

L’empire des lumières

L’empire des lumières

Property from The Gillion Crowet Collection

René Magritte

1898 - 1967

L’empire des lumières


signed Magritte (lower right); signed Magritte and titled on the reverse

oil on canvas

114.5 by 146cm., 45 by 57½in.

Painted in 1961.


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吉利翁・庫維珍藏

雷內・馬格利特

1898 - 1967年

《光之帝國》


款識:藝術家簽名Magritte(右下);簽名Magritte並書題目(背面)

油彩畫布

114.5 x 146 公分;45 x 57½ 英寸

1961年作

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Acquired from the artist in 1961


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1961年購自藝術家

Letter from Magritte to Torczyner, 6th February 1961

Letter from Magritte to Torczyner, 10th April 1961

A.M. Hammacher, René Magritte, New York, 1973, no. 25, illustrated p. 24 (titled L’Empire des lumières VII)

Harry Torczyner, Magritte: Ideas and Images, New York, 1977, no. 383, illustrated p. 178

Harry Torczyner, L’Ami Magritte. Correspondance et souvenirs, Antwerp, 1992, letters nos. 181 & 185

David Sylvester (ed.), Sarah Whitfield & Michael Raeburn, René Magritte, Catalogue Raisonné. Oil Paintings, Objects and Bronzes, 1946-1967, London, 1993, vol. III, no. 929, illustrated p. 344 

Gisèle Ollinger-Zinque, Magritte in the Royal Museum of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels, Ghent, 2005, illustrated in colour p. 64

Robert Hughes, The Portable Magritte, New York, 2006, illustrated in colour p. 367

Michel Draguet, Magritte: His Work, His Museum, Paris, 2009, illustrated in colour p. 202


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馬格利特致托茲奈的信函,1961年2月6日

馬格利特致托茲奈的信函,1961年4月10日

A・M・哈馬赫爾,《雷內・馬格利特》,紐約,1973年,品號25,頁24載圖(題為《光之帝國VII》)

哈利・托茲奈,《馬格利特:意念與意象》,紐約,1977年,品號383,頁178載圖

哈利・托茲奈,《好友馬格利特:書信與回憶》,安特衛普,1992年,信函編號181及185

大衛.史維斯塔、莎拉・惠特菲爾德及邁克爾・雷伯恩(合編),《雷內・馬格利特:1946-1967年油畫、物體藝術及銅雕專題目錄》,倫敦,1993年,第III冊,品號929,頁344載圖

吉賽爾.奧林格.辛克,《布魯塞爾比利時皇家美術館的馬格利特作品》,根特,2005年,頁64載彩圖

羅伯特・休斯,《掌上的馬格利特》,紐約,2006年,頁367載彩圖

米歇爾・德拉格,《馬格利特:其作品和博物館》,巴黎,2009年,頁202載彩圖

L’Aquila, Castello Spagnolo, Alternative attuali 2, rassegna internazionale di pittura - scultura - grafica: Omaggio a Magritte: opere 1920-1963, 1965, illustrated in the catalogue (titled L'Empire des Lumières (version III))

Charleroi, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Tricentenaire de la ville de Charleroi: peintres et sculpteurs, 1966, no. 82 

Brussels, Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Magritte, 1998, no. 209, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Barcelona, Fundació Joan Miró, Magritte, 1998-99, no. 32, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Santiago, Museo Nacional Bellas Artes, René Magritte, Paul Nougé, Subversión de las imágenes, 1999, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Humlebæk, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art; Edinburgh, Scottish National Gallery of Art & San Francisco, Museum of Modern Art, Magritte, 1999-2000, no. 71 (Humlebæk & Edinburgh), exhibition catalogue published in Louisiana Revy, vol. 39, no. 3, August 1999, a detail illustrated in colour on the cover, no. 59 (San Francisco), a detail illustrated in colour on the cover & illustrated in colour in the catalogue 

Rome, Complesso del Vittoriano, Magritte: La storia centrale, 2001, illustrated in colour in the catalogue 

Paris, Galerie nationale du Jeu de Paume, Magritte, 2003, illustrated in colour in the catalogue 

Vienna, BA-CA Kunstforum & Basel, Fondation Beyeler, René Magritte. Der Schlüssel der Träume, 2005, no. 89, illustrated in colour in the catalogue 

Como, Villa Olmo, René Magritte, l’impero delle luci, 2006, a detail illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Seoul, Seoul Museum of Art, René Magritte:Empire of Dreams, 2006-07, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Milan, Palazzo Reale, Magritte, Il Mistero della natura, 2008-09, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Brussels, Musée Magritte (on loan 2009-2020)


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拉奎拉,西班牙城堡,「目前方案2:國際繪畫、雕塑、平面作品展;向雷內・馬格利特致敬:1920-1963年作品;向米爾科致敬:1932-1964年作品;向巴吉致敬:1950-1965年作品」,1965年,圖錄載圖

沙勒羅瓦,小皇宮博物館,「沙勒羅瓦市三百週年展:畫家與雕塑家」,1966年,品號82

布魯塞爾,比利時皇家美術館,「馬格利特」,1998年,品號209,圖錄載彩圖

聖地亞哥,國家美術館,「雷內・馬格利特、保羅・諾爾:顛覆表象」,1999年,圖錄載彩圖

胡姆勒拜客,路易斯安那現代藝術博物館;愛丁堡,蘇格蘭國家美術館及三藩市,現代藝術博物館,「馬格利特」,1999-2000年,品號71(胡姆勒拜客及愛丁堡),展覽圖錄刊於《路易斯安那評論》,第39冊,品號3,1999年8月,封面載局部彩圖,品號59(三藩市),封面載局部彩圖及圖錄載彩圖

羅馬,維托里安諾博物館,「馬格利特:中心思想」,2001年,圖錄載彩圖

巴黎,國立網球場現代美術館,「馬格利特」,2003年,圖錄載彩圖

維也納,BA-CA藝術論壇及巴塞爾,瑞士貝耶勒基金會博物館,「馬格利特:夢想之鑰」,2005年,品號89,圖錄載彩圖

科莫,奧爾莫別墅,「雷內・馬格利特:光之帝國」,2006年,圖錄載局部彩圖

首爾,首爾市立美術館,「雷內・馬格利特:夢之帝國」,2006-7年,圖錄載彩圖

米蘭,皇宮博物館,「馬格利特:自然的奧秘」,2008-09年,圖錄載彩圖(布魯塞爾,馬格利特美術館2009-2020年借展)