Companions of Fear | René Magritte | 1942

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Size: 14"x11"
Frame Style: Black Frame

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.



Created from high-quality wood, milled with simple clean lines and presented with a satin finish. Includes an off-white mount that will not discolour or fade with age.

All framed prints feature our premium fine art paper. This is a museum-quality paper which reproduces photography and artworks with exceptional tonality and renders sharp details with consistent flatness and accuracy.


For the matted / mounted prints we use a thick 1.4mm window mount cut from premium, textured mountboard. All mounts are "conservation grade", FSC certified, 100% acid free, and will not discolour or fade with age.

  • Simple, elegant design
  • Premium, fine art paper with a gently textured surface
  • Handmade by specialist picture framers
  • FSC certified off-white mat / window mount
  • Delivered ready for hanging