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Jean Dubuffet

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Jean Dubuffet was born in Le Havre (France) in 1901. He joined evening classes of the School of Beaux-arts. He studied drawing at the Academy Julian in 1918, saw Suzanne Valadon and Max Jacob regularly, visited Raoul Dufy in his studio, but he gave up the art to work in the domestic company (trade in wines). Jean Dubuffet, after one to go and return between art (1933-1937) and trade (1937-1942), . . .

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L'Art Brut

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
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to read about the artist :
  • Le travail de Jean Dubuffet , G. Picon, Skira, Genve, 1973
  • J. Dubuffet : a retrospective , Guggenheim museum, New York, 1973
  • Cahier Dubuffet, Cahiers de l'Herne, no22, Ed. de l'Herne, Paris, 1973
  • J. Dubuffet, D. Marchesseau, cat. d'expo., Fondation Gianadda, Martigny, 199
  • Du ct de lart brut, Michel Ragon, Ed. Albin Michel, Paris, 1996
  • Jean Dubuffet, Michel Ragon, George Fall Ed., 1996
  • Dubuffet. Le grand bazar de l'art, C. Delavaux, Ed. Palette, 2008
  • Jean Dubuffet et les enjeux d'un discours, C. Delavaux , Ed. Palette, 2010
  • Dubuffet architecte, D. Abadie, coll. Beaux Arts, Ed. Hazan, 2011
  • J. D. - Metamorphoses of Landscape, cat. d'expo., Fondation Beyeler, 2016
To read from the artist :
  • Prospectus et tous crits , 4 tomes, Gallimard, Paris, 1967/1995
  • Jean Dubuffet. uvres, crits, entretiens, V. Da Costa, F. Hergott, Ed. Hazan, 2006
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Art movements

  • + ART BRUT / 1945-1985 / Adolphe Wlfli, Alose, Heinrich Anton Mller, Laure Pigeon, Jeanne Tripier, etc.
  • + MODERN SCULPTURE / 1930-1970 / William Kenneth Armiage, Constantin Brancusi, Anthony Caro, Naum Gabo, Pablo Gargallo, Isamu Noguchi, etc.
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