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The Resource Magritte : attempting the impossible, Siegfried Gohr

Magritte : attempting the impossible, Siegfried Gohr

Label
Magritte : attempting the impossible
Title
Magritte
Title remainder
attempting the impossible
Statement of responsibility
Siegfried Gohr
Title variation
Attempting the impossible
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This lavishly illustrated book assembles a wide range of Magritte's work, providing a thorough overview that focuses on all aspects of his oeuvre: paintings, drawings, collages, graphic design, prints and sculptures."--Inside jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gohr, Siegfried
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N6973.M24
LC item number
G64 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1898-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Magritte, René
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magritte, René
  • Magritte, René
  • Magritte, René
  • Magritte, René
  • Surrealism
  • Surrealism
  • Belgium
  • Surrealismus
  • Belgien
  • Surrealism
Label
Magritte : attempting the impossible, Siegfried Gohr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 318-319) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Approaching René Magritte -- Background, career, and artistic beginnings -- Woman with a rose instead of a heart, or a new beginning -- The people around Magritte -- Magritte's path to the image: graphic design, drawing, writing, inventing, combining -- Graphic design -- Illustrations -- Painting-like drawings -- Written drawings -- Collages, or the path to poetic surreality -- Gouaches -- The lost jockey, or pictorial space and stage space -- The birth of the idol, or frozen space -- The man in the bowler hat, or the Wanderer in the interior of thought -- The treachery of images, or Writing as image -- Image as language -- The subjugated reader and the Aesthetic of shock -- The hidden woman, or Magritte and the female image in surrealism -- The red model, or Method -- Not to be reproduced, or Reflections on method -- The Human Condition, or the Picture within the picture -- Treatise on light, or Alternative images to war -- Pictorial content, or the 'Période vache' -- Echoes of the past, New friends, Altered points of view -- The Dominion of light, or Chains of motifs as chains of thought -- Perspective: Manet's balcony, or Art about art -- The Castle in the Pyrenees, or the Economy of visual invention -- Memory of a journey, or Return of the Stone Age -- Hegel's Holiday, or from Sketch to painting -- The Nightingale, or the Risk of Romanticism -- The Son of Man, or Variations on disappearance -- The Problem of the late work? -- The Future of Statues, or the Late Work II
Control code
320495223
Dimensions
34 cm
Edition
1st English hardcover ed
Extent
323 pages
Isbn
9781933045931
Lccn
2009022403
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)320495223
Label
Magritte : attempting the impossible, Siegfried Gohr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 318-319) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Approaching René Magritte -- Background, career, and artistic beginnings -- Woman with a rose instead of a heart, or a new beginning -- The people around Magritte -- Magritte's path to the image: graphic design, drawing, writing, inventing, combining -- Graphic design -- Illustrations -- Painting-like drawings -- Written drawings -- Collages, or the path to poetic surreality -- Gouaches -- The lost jockey, or pictorial space and stage space -- The birth of the idol, or frozen space -- The man in the bowler hat, or the Wanderer in the interior of thought -- The treachery of images, or Writing as image -- Image as language -- The subjugated reader and the Aesthetic of shock -- The hidden woman, or Magritte and the female image in surrealism -- The red model, or Method -- Not to be reproduced, or Reflections on method -- The Human Condition, or the Picture within the picture -- Treatise on light, or Alternative images to war -- Pictorial content, or the 'Période vache' -- Echoes of the past, New friends, Altered points of view -- The Dominion of light, or Chains of motifs as chains of thought -- Perspective: Manet's balcony, or Art about art -- The Castle in the Pyrenees, or the Economy of visual invention -- Memory of a journey, or Return of the Stone Age -- Hegel's Holiday, or from Sketch to painting -- The Nightingale, or the Risk of Romanticism -- The Son of Man, or Variations on disappearance -- The Problem of the late work? -- The Future of Statues, or the Late Work II
Control code
320495223
Dimensions
34 cm
Edition
1st English hardcover ed
Extent
323 pages
Isbn
9781933045931
Lccn
2009022403
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)320495223

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