JEAN DUBUFFET | PAYSAGE ROUGEOYANT PEUPLÉ DE PERSONNAGES
JEAN DUBUFFET | PAYSAGE ROUGEOYANT PEUPLÉ DE PERSONNAGES
JEAN DUBUFFET | PAYSAGE ROUGEOYANT PEUPLÉ DE PERSONNAGES
JEAN DUBUFFET | PAYSAGE ROUGEOYANT PEUPLÉ DE PERSONNAGES
JEAN DUBUFFET | PAYSAGE ROUGEOYANT PEUPLÉ DE PERSONNAGES
JEAN DUBUFFET | PAYSAGE ROUGEOYANT PEUPLÉ DE PERSONNAGES
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JEAN DUBUFFET | PAYSAGE ROUGEOYANT PEUPLÉ DE PERSONNAGES

Estimate: 400,000 - 600,000 USD

JEAN DUBUFFET | PAYSAGE ROUGEOYANT PEUPLÉ DE PERSONNAGES

Estimate: 400,000 - 600,000 USD

Lot sold:680,000USD

Description

JEAN DUBUFFET

1901 - 1985

PAYSAGE ROUGEOYANT PEUPLÉ DE PERSONNAGES


signed with the artist's initials and dated 75; titled on the reverse

acrylic on paper mounted to canvas

25⅜ by 36¼ in. 64.5 by 92 cm.

Condition Report

This work is in very good condition overall. The colors are bright, fresh and clean. Under close inspection, there is evidence of minor handling and wear to the edges. There are several artist pinholes in the four corners and scattered intermittently along the edges. There is a faint drip accretion to the left of the right most figure’s head. Along the lower left edge there is a faint hairline rub mark running diagonally beneath the left most figure’s foot. Under Ultraviolet light inspection, there is no evidence of restoration. Framed.  


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Provenance

Galerie Beyeler, Basel

Private Collection, Basel

Acquired from the above by the present owner

Literature

Max Loreau, Ed., Catalogue de travaux de Jean Dubuffet, Fascicule XXX: Parachiffres, mondanités, lieux abrégés, Paris 1980, cat. no. 145, p. 66, illustrated

Exhibited

Basel, Galerie Beyeler, J. Dubuffet: Parachiffres, mondanités et autres peintures de 1975, May – June 1976, cat. no. 19

New York, Helly Nahmad Gallery, Jean Dubuffet, October 2009 – January 2010

Seoul, Shinsegae Gallery; Busan, Shinsegae Gallery; Gwangju, Shinsegar Gallery, Jean Dubuffet and the World of Hourloupe, October – January 2011, p. 51, illustrated in color

London, Timothy Taylor Gallery, Dubuffet: late paintings, May – July 2016

Paris, Galerie Hopkins, Jean Dubuffet, October – November 2019, p. 43, illustrated in color

JEAN DUBUFFET | PAYSAGE ROUGEOYANT PEUPLÉ DE PERSONNAGES
JEAN DUBUFFET | PAYSAGE ROUGEOYANT PEUPLÉ DE PERSONNAGES
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