This journal showcases René Magritte’s Surrealist masterpiece The Treachery of Images, from1929, which ranks among the iconic works of modern art. Magritte’s word-image paintings address the impossibility of reconciling language, pictures, and objects, as indicated by the phrase included in this composition: “Ceci n’est pas une pipe” (This is not a pipe).
LACMA's permanent collection includes seven works including The Treachery of Images by René Magritte (Belgium, 1898-1967).
- 80 unlined pages
- 8 x 5.5 inches
- Made in Southern California for LACMA