Rue de l'Entourloupe
Artwork: Rue de l'Entourloupe
Size: 89 x 116 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1963
Marks: Signed and dated 'J. Dubuffet 63' (lower left); signed again, titled and dated again '24/2/63 Rue de l'Entourloupe J. Dubuffet' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Beyeler, Basel and Galerie Jeanne Bucher, Paris; Louise Reinhardt Smith, New York; Pace Gallery, New York; Dr. Milton D. Ratner, Chicago ; Private collection, New York; Pace Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Venice, Palazzo Grassi, Centro Internazionale delle Arti e del Costume, L'Hourloupe di Jean Dubuffet, June-October 1964, no. 4 (illustrated). ; Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Jean Dubuffet, February-April 1965, no. 58 (illustrated in color). ; Zurich, Gimpel + Hanover Galerie, Jean Dubuffet, August-September 1965, no. 17. ; New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Paris, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, Jean Dubuffet: A Retrospective, April-December 1973, p. 151, no. 121 (illustrated). ; University of Chicago, David and Alfred Smart Gallery and St. Louis, Washington University Gallery of Art, Jean Dubuffet: Forty Years of His Art, October 1984-March 1985, no. 65, pl. VI (illustrated in color). ; New York, Wildenstein Gallery, Jean Dubuffet: a Retrospective, Works from 1943-1974, April-May 1987.; Paris, Centre Georges Pompidou, Jean Dubuffet- l'exposition du centenaire, September-December 2001, p. 246 (illustrated in color).

Christie's New York

Date: 2016-05-10
Lot Number: 27
Low Estimate: $4000000 [+5%]
High Estimate: $6000000 [-30%]
Hammer Price: $4200000
Sold For: $4869000