TÊTE DE BÉLIER
Signed Bernard Buffet and dated 56 (toward lower left)
Oil on canvas
17 7/8 by 25 5/8 in.
45.4 by 65.1 cm
Painted in 1956.
The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Galerie Maurice Garnier.
Galerie David et Garnier, Paris
Private Collection, Uruguay (and sold: Sotheby's, New York, February 21, 2002, lot 154)
Private Collection, New York (acquired at the above sale and sold: Christie's, New York, February 22, 2005, lot 120)
Private Collection, Japan (acquired at the above sale)
Acquired from the above by the present owner circa 2005