Le jardinier
Artwork: Le jardinier
Size: 67 x 51 cm
Medium: Oil, dry botanical elements and paper collage on paper
Creation year: 1959
Marks: Signed and dated 'J. Dubuffet 59' (lower edge); titled and dated again 'le jardinier 1959' (on the reverse of the backing board)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Wendell Cherry, Louisville; Anon. sale; Sotheby's, London, 29 June 1994, lot 22; Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Museum of Modern Art; Art Institute of Chicago and Los Angeles County Museum of Art, The work of Jean Dubuffet, February-December 1962, p. 153, no. 169 (illustrated)

Christie's New York

Date: 2015-11-11
Lot Number: 135
Low Estimate: $150000 [+80%]
High Estimate: $200000 [+35%]
Hammer Price: $270000
Sold For: $329000