- Re·né [French ruh-ney] /French rəˈneɪ/, 1898–1967, Belgian painter.
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Large in size, the painting depicts a man dressed in a sharp suit and bowler cap, a style typical of Magritte himself.Alexander Iolas: The Secret King of Surrealism
March 7, 2014
What struck me most about the show is how brilliantly bad Magritte was as a painter.
In fact, though, Magritte is channeling the techniques of a mediocre hobbyist or sign painter, and translating them into fine art.
Take, for example, the Magritte nail I got from Raquel, which was a complete replica of the artist's oil painting The Son of Man.A Picasso Manicure? The Rise of Fine-Art Nails.
September 3, 2013
And at either end of the wall, wittily, are portraits of Magritte and Norman Rockwell, each wearing a truly ridiculous hat.The Art of 'Mr. Brainwash'
February 18, 2010
- René (rəne). 1898–1967, Belgian surrealist painter. By juxtaposing incongruous objects, depicted with meticulous realism, his works create a bizarre and disturbing impression
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