La Belle Heretique
Artwork: La Belle Heretique
Size: 54.5 x 35.5 cm
Medium: Gouache on paper
Creation year: 1964
Marks: Signed Magritte (lower right); signed Magritte, titled and dated 1964 on the reverse
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Created 1963-1964
Provenance: Galerie Alexander Iolas, Paris (acquired from the artist)Private Collection, France (acquired from the previous circa 1964)Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 1986
Exhibition history: London, Hanover Gallery, Rene Magritte, 1964, no. 25Paris, Galerie Alexander Iolas, Magritte: le sens propre, 1964, no. 31, illustrated in the catalogueParis, Artcurial, L'Aventure surrealiste autour d'Andre Breton, 1986, no. 165Paris, Artcurial, Le Belvedere Mandiargues: Andre Pieyre Mandiargues et l'art du XXe siecle, 1990, illustrated in colour in the catalogue (as dating from 1963 and with inverted measurements)New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Surrealism: Two Private Eyes, 1999

Sotheby's London

Date: 2016-06-21
Lot Number: 19