Corps De Dame
Artwork: Corps De Dame
Size: 48.5 x 31.5 cm
Medium: Crayon, gouache and watercolour on paper
Creation year: 1950
Marks: Signed, inscribed and dated 'a Maria Paris sept 50 Jean Dubuffet' (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Maria Martins, Rio de Janeiro; Private Collection (by descent); Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 30 November 1989, lot 605; Galerie Jan Krugier, Geneva; The Elkon Gallery, New York; Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 13 February 2014, lot 135; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Jan Krugier Gallery, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Gaston Chaissac, Jean Dubuffet, Joaquin Torres-Garcia: le feu sous la cendre, 2003-2004, no. 43 (illustrated in colour, p. 59). This exhibition later travelled to Geneva, Galerie Jan Krugier-Ditesheim; New York, The Elkon Gallery, Jean Dubuffet: works on paper: 40', 50' and 60', 2007

Christie's London

Date: 2018-03-07
Lot Number: 145