La Statue Volante
Artwork: La Statue Volante
Size: 81.2 x 100.3 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1964
Marks: Signed 'Magritte' (upper right); titled ''La foret vierge' 'La statue volante' 'La nouvelle maison' 'La statue volante' 'La lanterne de so' 'La fille de joie'' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1964-1965
Provenance: Gustave Nellens, Belgium (until 1971); Stichting Veranneman, Kruishoutem; Private collection, Belgium; Acquired by the present owner, 2001
Exhibition history: Ferrara, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna, Palazzo dei Diamanti, Cento anni di pittura belga, February-April 1970, no. 98; Tokyo, Yurakucho Art Forum, Belgian Modern Art, November 1988, no. 14 (illustrated in color); Oostende, Provinciaal Museum Voor Moderne Kunst, Rene Magritte, June-August 1990, pp. 218 and 282, no. 69 (illustrated in color, p. 219; dated 1964); Knokke-Le-Zoute, Casino Knokke, Magritte, June-September 2001, p. 127, no. 55 (illustrated in color, p. 77)