Liliana Porter
Magritte's 16th of September (self-portrait)
1975

Price Upon Request

About

medium: photo etching and aquatint

In this work, Liliana Porter paraphrases René Magritte's painting from 1956 of a tree with the moon in front of it titled, Sixteenth of September. In this etching, the artist depicts the same scene, except she replaces Magritte's tree with her face in a playful reversal of logic and order.
Details
Artist
Liliana Porter (1941, Argentina)
Creation Year
1975
Medium
Etching
Aquatint
Movement & Style
Contemporary
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
10 in. H x 7.5 in. W
Dealer Location
San Francisco, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU601603643
About The Seller
Address
Hosfelt Gallery
260 Utah St.
San Francisco CA 94103
US
(415) 851-9176
Associations
  • Art Dealers Association of America
1stdibs Gallery since 2011 Located in San Francisco, CA