Le Parc Du Vautour
Artwork: Le Parc Du Vautour
Size: 64.5 x 149.8 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1926
Marks: Signed 'Magritte' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Le Centaure, Brussels, by 1927, until 1932; E.L.T Mesens, Brussels, by whom probably acquired from the previous, in 1932; Harold Diamond, New York, by whom acquired from the previous, in 1959; Galerie Beyeler, Basel (no. 2331); Private collection, Venice, by 1986; Blain Southern, London; Acquired from the previous, on 26 June 2012
Exhibition history: Brussels, Galerie Le Centaure, Exposition Magritte, April - May 1927, no. 38, n.p; Dallas, Museum for Contemporary Arts, Rene Magritte in America, December 1960 - January 1961, no. 4, n.p. (dated '1928'); this exhibition later travelled to Houston, Museum of Fine Art, February - March 1961; New York, Albert Landry Galleries, Rene Magritte in New York Private Collections, October - November 1961, no. 3, n.p. (dated '1928'); L'Aquila, Castello Spagnolo, Alternative attuali 2: rassegna internazionale di pittura, scultura, grafica, Omaggio a Magritte, Opere 1920-1963,August - September 1965, n.p. (illustrated); Ferrara, Gallerie Civiche d'Arte Moderna, Palazzo dei Diamanti, Rene Magritte, June - October 1986, no. 10, p. 145 (illustrated p. 167); London, The Hayward Gallery, Magritte, May - August 1992, no. 13, n.p. (illustrated n.p.); this exhibition later travelled to New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, September - November 1992; and Houston, The Menil Collection, December 1992 - February 1993; Lyon, Musee des Beaux-Arts, Joseph Cornell et les surrealistes a New York, October 2013 - February 2014, no. 127, p. 146 (illustrated p. 147)

Christie's London

Date: 2019-06-18
Lot Number: 19