RENÉ MAGRITTE (OR: THE RULE OF METAPHOR)

2018
Hard Cover 99 pages
ISBN: 978-0-9956125-4-9
Dimensions: 7 X 10 IN.
£40

Published on the occasion of the exhibition René Magritte (Or: The Rule of Metaphor), held by Luxembourg & Dayan, London, in 2018, the book is focused on Magritte’s three-year tenure in Paris between 1927-1930, during which he developed his famous Word-Picture cycle of paintings. The book includes a curatorial essay by Yuval Etgar, a reprint of Friedrich Nietzsche’s famous essay ‘On Truth and Lies in a Non-Moral Sense’ from 1896, as well as a series of eleven elaborated notes on exhibited works (including: La Clef Des Songes of 1927, Le Genre Nocturne of 1928, and L’usage de la parole of 1928, among others).