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    Sale 14160

    FIRST OPEN | Shanghai

    22 October 2016, Shanghai

  • Lot 101

    JEAN DUBUFFET (FRENCH, 1901-1985)

    Deux Personnages

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JEAN DUBUFFET (FRENCH, 1901-1985)
    Deux Personnages
    signed with the artist's initials and dated 'J.D. 69' (lower right); dated again '2/3/69' (on the reverse)
    marker on paper
    21 x 14 cm. (8 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)
    Drawn in 1969.


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    Provenance

    Galerie Jeanne Bucher, Paris
    Private collection, Paris
    Galerie Daniel Varenne, Geneva
    Private collection, Chicago
    By descent from the above to the present owner


    Literature

    M. Loreau, Catalogue des travaux de Jean Dubuffet: Tour aux figures, amoncellements, cabinet logologique, fascicule XXIV, Paris, 1973, p. 131, no. 123 (illustrated).
    M. Loreau, Catalogue des travaux de Jean Dubuffet: Dessins 1969/1972, fascicule XXVI, Paris, 1973, p. 11, no. 1 (illustrated).
    La Cabinet logologique, exh. cat., Paris, Centre National d'Art Contemporain, 1970 (illustrated on the exhibition poster).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Baudoin Lebon, J. Dubuffet: choix d'œuvres de 1942 à 1981, September-November 1983.