René MagritteDoves in the Hot Half-Darkness - Tourtourelles dans la Chaude Penombres.. 1967

£ 1,250.00

Lithograph in colours. Conceived 1967. Signed ‘F.M.’ in pencil by the

publisher Fernand Mourlot. Signed ‘Magritte’ in the image. Issued in the series

‘The Enchanted World –  Domaine

Enchanté’. Numbered  from the edition of 350 issued in 1968. Derived

from Magritte’s own world-famous 1954 series of mural paintings at Knokke in


Note: Magritte was working on this series when he died. The images had

been selected but the editions were not completed and printed until the

following year.  Mourlot hand-signed the

prints on behalf of Magritte following the agreement with Magritte’s estate.

Brilliant and pristine impression. 

On pale cream wove Arches paper. Sheet: 44.5 x 60 cm. Image: c. 32 x 45

cm. 12 ½ x 17 ¾ ins.