La Chambre D’Ecoute
As a record cover of The Jeff Beck Group, the artifact “La Chambre D’Ecoute” by Rene Magritte illustrates an unusual oversize apple occupying the maximum amount of space in a comparatively small room. The left side of the apple is an opened window with the seaview; however, the walls inclose its other three sides.
The painter applied red violet, as a complimentary color, on the ground to reveal the color yellow green on the apple surface. The wall and the bricks are light violet with the black outlines and the view outside the window is blue with tint. From the left to the right side of the oil painting, the variation of value is from the lightness to the darkness on the color yellow green, following the direction