The Revolt of the Sage

Oil on canvas | 67.8 x 59.3cm | 1916

Giorgio de Chirico

De Chirico subscribed to Schopenhauer’s notion that losing one’s memory is akin to madness, since it is no longer possible to make sense of the world. His works evoke this state of disorientation by juxtaposing objects that seem to have no logical re...
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