Chevalier De Nuit
Artwork: Chevalier De Nuit
Size: 92 x 73 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1954
Marks: Signed and dated 54; signed, titled and dated aout 54 on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York; Richard Rodgers, New York (acquired from the previous); Private Collection, New York (by descent from the previous); C&M; Arts, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2000
Exhibition history: New York, Pierre Matisse Gallery, Jean Dubuffet: Recent Paintings, Collages and Drawings, November 1954, n.p., no. 13 (text); New York, Pierre Matisse Gallery, Jean Dubuffet: Retrospective Exhibition 1943-1959, November - December 1959, p. 49, illustrated; Paris, Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Jean Dubuffet 1942-1960, December 1960 - February 1961, no. 130; New York, C&M; Arts, Figurative Art from the 20th Century, October - December 1999

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-10-05
Lot Number: 15
Low Estimate: $1629000 [-8%]
High Estimate: $2443490 [-38%]
Hammer Price: $1493246
Sold For: $1803773