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« I do not think I know any circumstances who would have determined my character, neither my art. I do not believe in “determinism”. »

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René Gislain Magritte was born on November 21st, 1898 to Lessines in Belgium to a modest family.
His childhood will be marked by the suicide of his mother.
At the age of fifteen, he meets Georgette Berger that he will marry in 1922.
During all his life, she will remain his unique model and muse.

Overview of Magritte's work

La chambre d'écoute

La durée poignardée

L'empire des lumières

La trahison des images

Les amants

Le château des Pyrénées

Le fils de l'homme

La reproduction interdite

Golconde

Les Mystères de l’horizon

Portrait

La clairvoyance

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