Madame Au Jardin (Lady In The Garden)
Artwork: Madame Au Jardin (Lady In The Garden)
Size: 148 x 120 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas collage on canvas
Creation year: 1956
Marks: Signed and dated 'J. Dubuffet 56' (upper left); signed, titled and dated 'Madame au jardin J. Dubuffet Sept 56' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Executed in September 1956
Provenance: Galerie Rive Droite, Paris; Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York; Donald Morris Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in the 1980s
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Rive Droite, Jean Dubuffet : Tableaux d'assemblages, 1957, no. 19; New York, Pierre Matisse Gallery, Exhibition of Peintures d'assemblages, Graffiti, Sols, Texturologie and other recent works done in 1956 and 1957 by Jean Dubuffet, 1958, no. 7 (illustrated, unpaged); Washington D.C., National Gallery of Art, Painting in France 1900-1967, 1968, p. 121, no. 74. This exhibition later travelled to New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Boston, The Museum of Fine Arts and San Francisco, M. H. de Young Memorial Museum; Birmingham, Donald Morris Gallery, Jean Dubuffet: Two Decades 1943-1962, 1983, no. 31; Washington, D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Jean Dubuffet 1943-1963: Paintings, Sculptures, Assemblages, 1993, p. 148, no. 68 (illustrated in colour, p. 113)

Christie's London

Date: 2018-10-04
Lot Number: 16