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    Sale 2049

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Morning Session

    13 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 150

    Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985)

    Le pignouf

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    Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985)
    Le pignouf
    signed with initials and dated 'J.D. 62' (lower left)
    gouache on paper
    19 5/8 x 26 3/8 in. (50 x 67 cm.)
    Painted in 1962.


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    Provenance

    D.B.C., Paris
    Robert Elkon Gallery, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Literature

    M. Loreau, ed., Catalogue des travaux de Jean Dubuffet: Paris Circus, Paris, 1965, fascicule XIX, pp. 190 and 228, no. 420 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Ridgefield, The Larry Aldrich Museum Foundation, Inc., Old Hundred: Highlights of the 1964-65 Art Season, July-September 1965.