L'Adieu A La Fenetre
Artwork: L'Adieu A La Fenetre
Size: 88.9 x 116.2 cm
Medium: Oil on burlap
Creation year: 1949
Marks: Signed and dated '49'; signed and dated '49' on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York; Acquired by the present owner from the previous 
Exhibition history: Paris, Cercle Volney, Exposition de peintures, dessins et divers travaux exécutés de 1942 à 1954 par Jean Dubuffet, March - April 1954, no. 47; New York, The American Federation of Arts, Private Worlds, March 1960 - March 1961, no. 10; Saint-Paul de Vence, Fondation Maeght, Jean Dubuffet Rétrospective: Peintures, Sculptures, Dessins, July - October 1985, p. 59, no. 24, illustrated ; Osaka, The National Museum of Art, Jean Dubuffet: The Early Works 1940s-1950s, June - August 1993, p. 39, no. 11, illustrated in color; Avignon, Palais des Papes, Dubuffet: "Hauts lieux": Landscapes 1944-1984, June - October 1994, p. 39, illustrated in color; Paris, Musée National d'art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Dubuffet, September - December 2001, p. 112, illustrated in color; Berlin, Kunsthandel Wolfgang Werner KG, Jean Dubuffet, April - July 2010, no. 3, illustrated in color; New York, Acquavella Galleries, Jean Dubuffet: Anticultural Positions, April - June 2016, p. 119, illustrated in color, pp. 120-121, illustrated in color (detail) and p. 203, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2016-11-17
Lot Number: 53