1901 - 1985年
signed and dated 59; signed, titled and dated mai 59 on the reverse
oil on paper laid down on canvas (assemblage)
49 x 57 cm; 19 5/16 x 22 7/16 in.
Executed in May 1959.
Galerie Daniel Cordier, Paris
Private Collection, Paris (acquired from the above in 1960)
Paris, Galerie de France; Paris, Galerie Baudouin Lebon, Dubuffet: sols et terrains, 1956-1960, 12 January - 5 March 1988; catalogue, p. 67, illustrated in colour
New York, Arnold Herstand & Compagny, Dubuffet, earth and terrain: Assemblages, texturologies and materiologies: paintings and works on paper from 1955-1962, 6 May - 8 July 1989; catalogue, no. 4, n.p., illustrated in colour
Max Loreau, Catalogue des travaux de Jean Dubuffet, Fascicule XIV: Célébration du sol II, texturologies, topographies, Lausanne, 1969, no. 183, p. 113, illustrated