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    Sale 5518

    Art d'Après-Guerre et Contemporain

    28 May 2008, Paris

  • Lot 19

    JEAN DUBUFFET (1901-1985)

    Tête aux soufflures

    Price Realised  

    JEAN DUBUFFET (1901-1985)
    Tête aux soufflures
    signé et daté 'J. Dubuffet 51' (en bas à gauche); signé, titré et daté 'Tête aux soufflures J. Dubuffet Janvier 51' (au dos)
    huile, sable et pierres sur isorel
    81 x 64.8 cm. (31 7/8 x 25½ in.)
    Peint en 1951.


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    Provenance

    Vente anonyme, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 12 mai 1965
    Vente anonyme, Sotheby's, New York, 10 mai 1995, lot 421
    Acquis lors de cette vente par le propriétaire actuel


    Pre-Lot Text

    COLLECTION PRIVEE SAN FRANCISCO


    Literature

    M. Loreau, Catalogue des travaux de Jean Dubuffet, Corps de dames, fascicule VI, Lausanne, 1967, No. 73 (illustré en couleurs p. 55).


    Post Lot Text

    'TETE AUX SOUFFLURES'; SIGNED AND DATED LOWER LEFT; SIGNED,TITLED AND DATED ON THE REVERSE; OIL, SAND AND STONE ON MASONITE.