15 November 2012
Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985)
signed and dated 'J. Dubuffet 48' (lower left)
gouache and charcoal on paper mounted on board
12 3/8 x 16 in. (31.4 x 40.6 cm.)
Executed in 1948.
Private collection, Paris
Anon. sale; Sotheby's, London, 3 April 1974, lot 170
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M. Loreau, Catalogue des Travaux de Jean Dubuffet, Fascicule IV: Roses d'Allah, clowns du désert, Paris, 1964, p. 58, no. 84 (illustrated).
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