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Re: "This is Not a Pipe"

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Joseph Augusta (jaugusta)
Thu, 03 Jun 1999 21:02:27 -0400

Scurfield wrote:

> Actually is is not silly, but indeed profound. Magritte's simple
> statement is that it is a PAINTING of a pipe, not an actual pipe.

Does that come as a surprise to you--or did you suspect all along that
it isn't a real pipe to light and smoke but instead a painting of one?
Profound? Doubt it. Dumb? Yes.

Best wishes,