Le Truand
Artwork: Le Truand
Size: 115.6 x 89.2 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1954
Marks: Signed and dated 'J. Dubuffet 54' (upper center); signed again, inscribed, titled and dated again 'Le Truand J. Dubuffet juillet 54' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York; Mr. and Mrs. David M. Solinger, New York; Baron Elie Robert de Rothschild, Paris; Robert Elkon Gallery, New York; Peter Marino International Ltd., New York
Exhibition history: New York, Museum of Modern Art; Minneapolis Institute of the Arts; Los Angeles County Museum of Art and San Francisco Museum of Art, The New Decade: 22 European Painters and Sculptors, May 1955-March 1956, p. 21 (illustrated); Hannover, Kestner-Gesellschaft Hannover, Dubuffet, October-December 1960, n.p., no. 59; New York, Robert Elkon Gallery, Dubuffet: a Selection, September-October 1975, n.p., no. 8 (illustrated); New York, Elkon Gallery, Jean Dubuffet: The First Two Decades (1943-1963), October-December 1986, p. 6 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date: 2017-05-17
Lot Number: 60B