This Is Not a Pipe (Quantum Books)
Pipe. Translation of Ceci n'est pas une pipe. contains index. 1. Magritte, Rene, 1898-1967. Philosophy. 2. artwork I. identify. ND673.M35F6813 759.9493 ISBN 0-520-04232-8 revealed within the us of a 1 2 three four five 6 7 eight nine 80-26627 Contents checklist of Plates Vll Acknowledgments IX Translator's advent this isn't A PIPE l. Pipes 2. The Unraveled Calligram three. Klee, Kandinsky, Magritte four. Burrowing phrases five. Seven Seals of confirmation 6. Nonaffirmative portray.
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assortment. I rather app reciate the efforts of the stick to ing participants fo r pictures o f p aintings: M r . and Mrs. Nesuhi E rtegun; M r . Eric Himmel, of Abrams Publishing corporation; Ms. Hildagard Kron; Mme. Rene Magritte; Dr. Karin Frank v . Maur, of S taats galerie Stuttgart; Mme. Annette Minet, o f Draeger, Maitre I m primeur; Mr. Ri chard Oldenburg and the study library employees of the Museum of recent artwork; M. Louis S cutenaire ; and Mr. David Sylves ter, of the Menil.
: How hencefo rth may es cape the flight of birds , the transitory type of vegetation , the falling rain? And now Magritte ' s drawing s . allow us to commence with the 1st and least difficult. it kind of feels to b e made out of the fragments of an unraveled calligram. lower than the guise of reverting to a p revious association , it recovers its 3 functions-but so as to pervert them, there b y irritating the entire tradi tional bonds of language and the picture. After having invaded the determine for you to recon.
Is either the signifier and the first observe) "is now not" (could neither equivalent nor alternative for. . . , couldn't correctly symbolize . . . ) "a pipe" (one o f the obj ects whose attainable rendering can be visible above the text-interchangeable, nameless, inaccessible to any identify) . Then we needs to learn: [this] isn't really Now, quite often it simply turns out that Magritte's assertion is negated by means of the fast and recipro cal dependency among the drawing of the pipe and the textual content during which the pipe can.