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Magritte / Renoir. Surrealism in full sunlight - Exhibition catalogue

Magritte / Renoir. Surrealism in full sunlight - Exhibition catalogue

FRENCH LANGUAGE

From the beginning of the Second World War, René Magritte (1898-1967), struck by the similarity between the European climate under the Nazi yoke and that expressed by Surrealism, took stock of his work and reconsidered the founding values of the Surrealist movement.
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Characteristics

Number of illustrations :
130
Museum :
Musée d'Orsay
Art movements :
20th century, Impressionism, Surrealism
Dimensions :
18,2 x 25,5 x 2 cm
Artists :
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919), René Magritte (1898-1967)
EAN :
9782711878659
Size of the book :
Bound full paper without cover
Reference :
EK197865

Editor

Publication :
1970-01-01
Diffusor :
EDITIONS FLAMMARION
Distributor :
EDITIONS FLAMMARION

The artist

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

Renoir is one of the main representatives of the impressionist movement whose paintings are composed of touches of colour, set in small commas, where black and line do not exist. During this period, he painted scenes from modern popular and social life, portraits, landscapes. From 1880, Renoir began to change the way he painted. He stands out from the impressionists; his style becomes more classical.