Le Chien Rodeur
Artwork: Le Chien Rodeur
Size: 81 x 99.3 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1955
Marks: Signed and dated 'j. dubuffet '55' upper left; further signed and dated 'vence, aout '55' on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in August 1955
Provenance: Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York; Mr. and Mrs. Arthur J. Kobacker Steubenville, Ohio; Sotheby's Parke-Bernet, New York, 28 October 1970, Lot 64; Dr. Irving Stoner (acquired at the previous sale); Robert Elkon Gallery, New York (acquired from the previous in 1975); Marisa del Re Gallery, Inc., New York; Waddington Galleries, London; Mr. and Mrs. George Bloch, Hong Kong; Private Collection, Connecticut; Sotheby's, New York, 8 November 1994, Lot 42; Collection Stanley J. Seeger (acquired at the previous sale); Sotheby's, New York, 8 May 2001, Lot 35; Private Collection (acquired at the previous sale); Phillips, London, 14 February 2013, Lot 18; Private Collection, Geneva (acquired at the previous sale); Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Pierre Matisse Gallery, Dubuffet Paintings - Assemblages d'Empreintes, 21 February - 17 March 1956, no. 16; Hannover, Kestner Gesellschaft; Zurich Kunsthaus, Jean Dubuffet, 26 October - 4 December 1960, no. 62; New York, The Museum of Modern Art; The Art Institute of Chicago; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, The Work of Jean Dubuffet, 19 February - 12 August 1962; London, Tate Gallery, Dubuffet Paintings, 23 April - 30 May 1966, no. 72; New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Jean Dubuffet, 26 April - 29 July 1973, then travelled to Paris, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais (no. 76); New York, Robert Elkon Gallery (no. 16), Dubuffet, A Selection, 27 September - 29 October 1975