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JEAN DUBUFFET (1901-1985)
Polymorphie I
signed with the artist's initials and dated 'J. D. 71' (lower right); titled and dated again '8 mars 71 Polymorphie I' (on the reverse)
felt-tip pen and paper collage on paper
934 x 1334 in. (24.8 x 34.9 cm.)
Executed in 1971.
Provenance
Galerie Beyeler, Basel, 1971
Ann and Burt Chernow, Westport, 1972
Alvin Greenstein, New York
Anon. sale; Sotheby's, London, 3 July 1974, lot 212
Arthur Tooth, London, 1974
Anon, sale; Sotheby's, New York, 3 May 1988, lot 155
Loretta Howard Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Literature
M. Loreau, ed., Catalogue des travaux de Jean Dubuffet: fascicule XXVI: Dessins 1969/1972, Lausanne, 1975, pp. 71 and 149, no. 189 (illustrated).
Special notice
This lot is offered without reserve.
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