Artwork: Conjectures
Size: 66.7 x 100 cm
Medium: Acrylic on paper mounted to canvas
Creation year: 1964
Marks: Signed with the artist's initials and dated 64
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris; Collection of Carmen Bebiano, Paris (acquired in March 1965); Collection of Brett Mitchell, Paris; Jeffrey Horvitch, Ltd., Los Angeles; Collection of Hope and Abraham Melamed, Milwaukee (acquired from the previous); Sotheby's, New York, Seven Dubuffets from the Collection of Hope and Abraham Melamed, 4 November 1987, Lot 30; Private Collection, Montreal; Landau Beaux-Arts, Montreal ; Champin, Lombrail, Gautier, Enghien-les-Bains, 21 June 1990; Galerie Odermatt-Cazeau, Paris (acquired in 1992); Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Claude Bernard, L'Hourloupe: Gouaches, Jean Dubuffet, December 1964, cat. no. 38, illustrated; New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Jean Dubuffet: 1962-1966, October 1966 - February 1967, cat. no. 31, illustrated; Milwaukee Art Museum, Selections from the Hope and Abraham Melamed Collection, September 1983 - January 1984, cat. no. 20, p. 25, illustrated; Montreal, Landau Beaux-Arts, Maitres du 19e et 20e siecle, Summer 1988, p. 43, illustrated in color; Montreal, Landau Beaux-Arts, Qui rassemble la captive, October - November 1988

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-05-17
Lot Number: 201