Rene Magritte

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Style: Surrealism;Art Deco;Cubism;Post-Impressionism

Place: Lessines

Born: 1898

Death: 1967

Nationality: Belgium

Biography:

René François Ghislain Magritte (21 November 1898 - 15 August 1967) was a Belgian surrealist artist. He became well known for a number of witty and thought-provoking images. His intended goal for his work was to challenge observers' preconditioned perceptions of reality and force viewers to become hypersensitive to their surroundings. Magritte was ...