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Property from a Private Collection


Pendule IV (Flamboiement de L'Heure)

Auction Closed

December 9, 12:09 AM GMT


1,000,000 - 1,500,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from a Private Collection

Jean Dubuffet

1901 - 1985

Pendule IV (Flamboiement de L'Heure)

signed and dated 66; signed, titled, and dated janvier 66 on the reverse

acrylic on canvas

51 ½ by 63 ¾ in. 130.8 by 161.9 cm.

Please note this lot is subject to a guarantee and irrevocable bid.

Galerie Beyeler, Basel (acquired from the artist in July 1968)

The Pace Gallery, New York

Private Collection, New York (acquired from the above)

Private Collection, Detroit

Private Collection

Private Collection, New York (by descent from the above)

Pace Gallery, New York

Acquired by the present owner from the above in 2013

Max Loreau, ed., Catalogue des Travaux de Jean Dubuffet, Fascicule XXI: L'Hourloupe II, Lausanne 1968, p. 129, no. 216, illustrated, and p. 208 (text)

Renato Barillo and Ezio Gribaudo, Dubuffet: oggetto e progetto, il ciclo dell'Hourloupe, Milan 1976, p. 47, no. 56, illustrated

Berlin, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst, 

Labyrinthe: Phantastische Kunst vom 16. Jahrhundert bis zur Gegenwart, October - November 1966, p. 24, no. 18 (text)

New York, Pace Gallery, Winter Group Show, January 2013