1901 - 1985年
TÊTE D'HOMME, ÉTRANGE FRUIT
signed and dated 57 (lower right); signed J. Dubuffet, titled Tête d'homme, étrange fruit, dated déc. 57 (on the reverse)
oil on paper mounted on canvas
69 x 60 cm ; 27 3/16 x 23 5/8 in.
Painted on November 25th 1957.
Galerie Daniel Cordier, Paris (acquired in 1958)
Gallery Hopkins-Custot Ltd, London
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2005
New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Jean Dubuffet: A Retrospective, April 26 - July 29, 1973, cat. no. 198; also traveled to Paris, Grand Palais, September 27 - December 20, 1973
Max Loreau, Catalogue des travaux de Jean Dubuffet, fascicule XIII: Célébration du sol I, lieux cursifs, texturologies, topographies, Lausanne, 1969, p. 93, no. 124, illustrated