The Healer

(1967)

René Magritte, Belgian, b. Lessines, 1898–1967

Bronze, 60 x 52 1/2 x 33 1/2 in. (152.4 x 133.4 x 85.1 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1972

Accession Number: 72.183

Provenance:
Georgette (Mme. René) Magritte, Brussels, 1967-68
(Galerie Alexander Iolas, Paris, 1968)
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York (purchased from 1968 exhibition through Harold Diamond, New York), September 1968-March 6, 1972
Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1972

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Strange Bodies," 11 December 2008-15 November 2009, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Surrealism (European)