La Legende Des Siecles
Artwork: La Legende Des Siecles
Size: 55 x 46 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1950
Marks: Signed Magritte (lower left); titled, numbered (III) and dated 1950 (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Jean Debernardi, Brussels (acquired from the artist in 1951); By descent from the previous
Exhibition history: Brussels, Galerie Dietrich et Lou Cosyn, Exposition Magritte, 1951, no. 6 ; Brussels, Societe Auxiliaire des Expositions du Palais des Beaux-Arts, Magritte, 1954, no. 82; Mitsukoshi, Mitsukoshi Museum of Art; Hyogo, Hyogo Museum of Modern Art & Fukuoka, Fukuoka Museum of Art, Retrospective Magritte, 1994-95, no. 44, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Vienna, BA-CA Kunstforum & Basel, Fondation Beyeler, René Magritte. Der Schlüssel der Träume, 2005, no. 67, illustrated in color in the catalogue

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Date: 2019-11-12
Lot Number: 17
Low Estimate: $4000000 [+82%]
High Estimate: $6000000 [+21%]
Hammer Price: $7300000
Sold For: $8578700