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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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Poster de  : L'Hourloupe - Gallery Claude Bernard
L'Hourloupe -...
1964 Poster printed in lithograph for the exhibition of the artist in the gallery Claude Bernard of Paris. Without
Original poster de  : As-tu cueilli la fleur de barbe
As-tu cueilli la...
1960 Original poster printed in phototypie (collotype) for the exhibition of the artist in the Gallery Daniel Cordier, Paris. Without
Print de  : Bust
1958 Photolithograph after Jean Dubuffet, extracted from XXme sicle n10. Without
Original document de  : Music for Jean Dubuffet's Coucou Bazar
Music for Jean...
1973 Vinyl record L.P. (30 cm) under red record sleeve, illustrated with a work by Jean Dubuffet, after a model of Helen Pieniek. Recording of these... Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Grand Palais
Grand Palais
1973 Poster, original lithograph, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Printed document de  : Paintings by Jean Dubuffet
Paintings by Jean...
1951 Catalog of the exhibition at the Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, from January 9th till February 3rd, 1951. Text by Michel Tapi, illustrations by... Without
Printed document de  : As-tu cueilli la fleur de Barbe
As-tu cueilli la...
1960 Catalog of the exhibition "Jean Dubuffet", Daniel Cordier gallery, Paris, from April 27th till May 31st 1960. 11 reproductions in black and white, 12... Without
Printed document de  : Jean Dubuffet paintings 1943-1957
Jean Dubuffet...
1958 Catalog of the exhibition "Jean Dubuffet paintings 1943-1957" Arthur Tooth & Sons gallery, London. Lithograph (proceeded Jacomet) on the cover. 32... Without
Original book de  : Prospectus aux amateurs de tout genre
Prospectus aux...
1946 Paperback book, Jean Dubuffet's first literary publication. First edition. Mtamorphoses Collection, Gallimard. Without
Illustrated art issue de  : Rhinozeros n8
Rhinozeros n8
1963 Periodic issue, in black and white, reproductions of handwritten texts by Nol Arnaud and Jean Dubuffet, and 19 reproductions of drawings by Jean... Without
Original poster de  : Dix ans d'art vivant
Dix ans d'art vivant
1967 Original poster realized in lithographic technique for the exhibition) of the artist in Fondation Maeght, Saint Paul de Vence. Without
Original poster de  : Dix ans d'art vivant
Dix ans d'art vivant
1967 Original poster realized in lithographic technique for the exhibition) of the artist in Fondation Maeght, Saint Paul de Vence. Without
Book with screenprint de  : The eyes
The eyes
1976 Book en sheets. Text by Jean-Luc Parant, illustrated by an original screenprint "Page de visage" by Jean Dubuffet, print numbered and signed in red... Without
Original poster de  : Clbration du sol
Clbration du sol
1959 Original poster for the Daniel Cordier Gallery, Paris. Without
Original poster de  : Clbration du sol, Topographies, Texturologies
Clbration du sol,...
1959 Original poster for the Daniel Cordier Gallery, Paris. Without
Single work Original signed letter de  : Autograph letter
Autograph letter
1948 Handwritten letter of Jean Dubuffet written in ink and addressed to an artist. Two pages, document signed on the second page by Dubuffet. Without
Signed screenprint de  : Parade nuptiale
Parade nuptiale
1972-1973 Screenprint in 4 colors after Jean Dubuffet, signed (monogram), dated and dedicated in pencil by the artist "Pour Joseph Delteil". Ed. Cahier de... Without
Book with lithograph de  : Short introduction to his work
Short introduction...
1958 In-4, softcover. Text by James Fitzsimmons. Original lithograph by the artist on the folded cover, printed by Mourlot. Impression on kraft paper and... Without
Illustrated book de  : Trmolo sur l'oeil
Trmolo sur l'oeil
1963 Book, under printed cover (2 faces), 16 pages printed in lithographic technique. Text autograph by Jean Dubuffet, calligraphed and illustrated with... Without
Reproductions de  : Portraits
1947 Catalogue of exhibition, 4 pages, for the Gallery Drouin, Paris. "Les gens sont bien plus beau qu'ils croient. Vive leur vraie figure". Text by Jean... Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Impatience
1959 Original lithograph in 4 colors titled, dated and signed in pencil, made for the album "L'Arpenteur", published by the artist. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Affairements
1964 Original lithograph in 8 colors, signed in pencil. Without
Illustrated book de  : Oukiva Trene Sebot
Oukiva Trene Sebot
1958 Little illustrated book. Text by Jean Dubuffet (Jandu Bufe) with 5 illustrations in black by the artist and 4 portraits in red of the artist by... Without
Original poster de  : Paris Circus
Paris Circus
1962 Screenprint in black, original poster for the exhibition "Recent paintings, gouaches and drawings" of the Gallery Cordier and Ekstrom, New York (20... Without
Single work Signed drawing de  : Suite with 7 characters
Suite with 7...
1981 Original drawing in ink on paper, signed with the monogram in pencil and dated by the artist. Title : Suite avec 7 personnages. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Grand Palais
Grand Palais
1973 Original lithograph, with the monogram in pencil by the artist. Lithograph to the shape of the composition. Without
Original lithograph de  : La Pochade
La Pochade
1968 Original lithograph, unsigned. Poster of exhibition for the "Galerie La Pochade", Paris. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Sophisticated Lady
Sophisticated Lady
1944 Original lithograph, signed and dated in the stone, signed in pencil by the artist. Sheet XXI of the book "Matire et Mmoire". Without
Single work Original drawing de  : Landscape with character
Landscape with...
1980 Original drawing, black felt pen and collage, signed with the monogram and dated by the artist. Without
Illustrated Book de  : Le flux mme
Le flux mme
1976 Signed book (See "Illustrated books" for more details) avec 26 drawings reproduced in screenprint. Without
Original screenprint de  : Page of faces
Page of faces
1975 Original screenprint in black, numbered ans signed in red pencil. Published by Fata Morgana for the book "eyes" Without
Original lithograph de  : Landscapes with phantasms
Landscapes with...
1953 Original lithograph in black, signed in pencil. Without

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
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Bibliographic track & more

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 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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