5 February 2004
Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985)
Chevaux à la lune
signed and dated 'JDubuffet Fév. 43' (lower right)
oil on canvas
19 5/8 x 23¾in. (50 x 60.5cm.)
Painted in February 1943
Pierre Seghers, Paris.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 20 March 1997, lot 20.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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M. Loreau, Catalogue des travaux de Jean Dubuffet: Marionettes de la ville et de la campagne, Paris 1993, no. 30, fasc. I dated March 1943 (illustrated, p. 52).
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