The Metaphysical School is an important precursor to Surrealism as was Cezanne an important precursor to Cubism. The only artist of the Metaphysical School, de Chirico, in his short career of four years in this style, painted his very personal, strange vision.
Nostalgia of the Infinite, 1913
The Anguish of Departure, 1914
Love Song, 1914
The Great Metaphysician, 1917
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