Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: René Magritte, Belgian, 1898–1967

Le Principe d’Archimede

ca. 1940–50

Oil on canvas

38.1 x 45.7 x 1.9 cm (15 x 18 x 3/4 in.) framed: 60.3 x 66.7 x 5.4 cm (23 3/4 x 26 1/4 x 2 1/8 in.)
Gift of Oliver B. Jennings, B.A. 1917
1959.44.1
Culture: 
Belgian
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

Michel Draguet, El Mundo Invisble de René Magritte, exh. cat. (Mexico City: Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, 2010).

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