Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985)
Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985)

Tête Barbue

Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985)
Tête Barbue
signed and dated 'J. Dubuffet 59' (lower center); titled and dated again 'Tête barbue mai 59' (on the reverse)
ink on paper collage on paper
21¼ x 13 7/8 in. (53.9 x 35.2 cm.)
Executed in 1959.
Frank Perls Gallery, Beverly Hills
Evelyn and Edmond Ruben, Minnesota, acquired from the above 1960
Private collection, Chicago, by descent from the above
By descent to present owner
M. Loreau, Catalogue des Travaux de Jean Dubuffet,Fascicule XV: As-tu cueilli la fleur de barbe, Lausanne, 1968, p. 14, no. 6 (illustrated).