30 June 2016
50 YEARS OF CONNOISSEURSHIP – PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION
JEAN DUBUFFET (1901-1985)
signed with the artist's initials and dated 'J. D. 61' (lower left); titled, dated and inscribed 'Allègre D 44 27 août 61' (on the reverse)
ink on paper
19 5/8 x 13 ¼in. (50 x 33.5cm.)
Executed in 1961
Galerie Daniel Cordier, Paris.
Lionel Fraser Collection, London.
Waddington Galleries, London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1969.
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M. Loreau (ed.), Catalogue des travaux de Jean Dubuffet, Paris Circus, vol. XIX, Paris 1965, no. 123 (illustrated, p. 72).
London, Robert Fraser Gallery, Dubuffet: Recent Gouaches and Drawings, 1962, no. 42.
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