L'Homme Au Papillon
Artwork: L'Homme Au Papillon
Size: 129.5 x 97 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1954
Marks: Signed and dated 54; signed, titled and dated Octobre 54 on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Rive Gauche, Paris; Kootz Gallery, New York; Arthur Tooth & Sons, London; E. J. Power, London (acquired from the previous in January 1958); Thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Kootz Gallery, Incantations, February - March 1957; London, Tate Gallery, Jean Dubuffet: Paintings, April - May 1966, p. 39, no. 60, illustrated; Norwich, Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Alberto Giacometti: A Line Through Time, April - August 2016, p. 41, no. 3.10, illustrated in colour

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-03-08
Lot Number: 12