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    Sale 11798

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    30 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 181

    JEAN DUBUFFET (1901-1985)

    Trois Chameaux (Three Camels)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JEAN DUBUFFET (1901-1985)
    Trois Chameaux (Three Camels)
    signed and dated 'J. Dubuffet 48' (lower left)
    watercolour and ink on paper
    12 ¼ x 16 1/8in. (31 x 41cm.)
    Executed in 1948


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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Provenance

    Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London.
    David Gibbs & Co. Ltd, London.
    Waddington Galleries, London.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1969.


    Pre-Lot Text

    50 YEARS OF CONNOISSEURSHIP – PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Literature

    M. Loreau (ed.), Catalogue des travaux de Jean Dubuffet, Roses d'Allah, clowns du désert, vol. IV, Paris 2008, no. 583 (illustrated, p. 259).