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The Eye

A work made of oil on canvas.
© 2018 C. Herscovici, London / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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  • A work made of oil on canvas.

Date:

1932/35

Artist:

René Magritte
Belgian, 1898–1967

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 396

Department

Modern Art

Artist

René Magritte

Title

The Eye

Place

Belgium (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1932–1935

Medium

Oil on canvas

Inscriptions

none

Dimensions

27 × 24.8 × 14.4 cm (10 1/2 × 10 × 2 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Through prior gift of Arthur Keating

Reference Number

1989.53

Copyright

© 2018 C. Herscovici, London / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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