7 May 2008
Bernard Buffet (1928-1999)
signed 'Bernard Buffet' (lower right)
watercolor and brush and India ink on paper
25½ x 19 5/8 in. (64.8 x 49.8 cm.)
Private collection, Japan.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1998.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Maurice Garnier has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Meet Scott Stulen, the director of the Philbrook Museum of Art in Tulsa, who is determined to bring its art to a younger audience
We talk to co-curator Keith Hartley about the largest UK show of the controversial German Expressionist in more than two decades
Specialist Imogen Kerr on why the artist wanted everyone to be able to own one of his works
Works by Miró, Klee, Degas, Cézanne and more, offered in the Impressionist & Modern Works on Paper sale on 21 June at Christie’s in London
Historian, dealer, author and curator Harrice Simons Miller offers an introduction to the collecting costume, couture, fashion jewellery
Can artificial intelligence really create art? For the first time, Christie’s offers a painting created by an algorithm