Artist: Jean Dubuffet
Artwork: Personnage Au Bicorne
Size: 73 x 60 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1943
Marks: Signed and dated 'XI 43'
Provenance: Georges Roger Europe (a gift from the artist); World House Galleries New York; Palais Galliera Paris 21 June 1966 Lot 220; Frank Perls Beverly Hills; Donald Morris Gallery Detroit; Galerie Maeght New York; Christie's New York 13 May 1980 Lot 79; Waddington Galleries London; Private Collection Europe (acquired from the previous in 1982); Thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: New York World House Galleries Recent Acquisitions November - December 1959 n.p. no. 8 illustrated; New York World House Galleries J. Dubuffet October - November 1960 n.p. no. 1 illustrated in colour ; Detroit Donald Morris Gallery Dubuffet: Paintings Drawings Gouaches 1946-1966 March 1974 n.p. no. 1 illustrated; Martigny Fondation Pierre Gianadda Dubuffet March - June 1993 p. 29 no. 5 illustrated in colour; Neuss Langen Foundation; Munich Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung; and Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz Museum Lothar Fischer Jean Dubuffet: ein Leben im Laufschritt February 2009 - January 2010 p. 8 no. 1 illustrated in colour