Artwork: Laberrateur
Size: 66.7 x 89.9 cm
Medium: Gouache on paper
Creation year: 1963
Marks: Signed with the artist's initials and dated 'J.D. 63' (lower right); titled and dated again 'L'ABERRATEUR juin 1963' (on the backing board)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Beyeler, Basel; Fred Lighte, Miami; Daniel Varenne, Geneva; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, circa 1975
Exhibition history: Venice, Centro Internazionale delle Arti e del Costume, Palazzo Grassi, L'Hourloupe di Jean Dubuffet, June-October 1964, no. 35 (illustrated); Paris, Galerie Claude Bernard, L'Hourloupe: Gouaches, December 1964-January 1965, no. 35 (illustrated); Frankfurt, Schirn Kunsthalle, Jean Dubuffet: 1901-1985, December 1990-March 1991, p. 169, no. 207 (illustrated); New York, The Morgan Library & Museum, Mannerism and Modernism, January-May 2011, pp. 134 and 139, no. 55 (illustrated).

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-14
Lot Number: 618
Low Estimate: $450000 [+277%]
High Estimate: $650000 [+161%]
Hammer Price: $1700000
Sold For: $2055000