Companions of Fear | René Magritte | 1942

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Size: 16"x12"

The painting "Companions of Fear" by René Magritte, dating from around 1942, is a surreal composition that places owls, traditionally nocturnal and mysterious birds, within an incongruous daytime setting. Magritte's work often explores the boundaries between reality and the imagined, and in this painting, the owls are depicted standing on two legs and are oversized in comparison to the plant life around them, further enhancing the surrealistic quality of the image. The owls' solemn and penetrating gazes evoke a sense of introspection and contemplation, resonating with the painting's title and suggesting a deeper, possibly unsettling, narrative beneath the quiet surface.



A premium quality heavyweight (200gsm) fine art print material with a smooth, clean finish. This museum quality paper is extremely consistent and works perfectly with large, full colour graphics or illustrations. The matte finish emphasizes different highlights and tones in the source artworks; helping to create stunning works of art.

- All prints include a small 0.25 inch white border to ensure space for framing.


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  • FSC approved or sustainably sourced paper
  • Printed using water based inks
  • Local fulfilment reduces carbon emissions
  • Contains no plastic



16’’ x 12’’ Inches = 40.6 cm x 30.5 cm 

24" x 18" Inches = 61 cm x 45.7 cm