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Published by Waddington Galleries in London .
Written in English

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Exhibition catalogue.

StatementWaddington Galleries.
ContributionsWaddington Galleries.
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Open LibraryOL13790372M

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JEAN DUBUFFET: Paintings, Gouaches, Assemblages, Sculpture, Monuments, Practicables, Works on Paper: The Waddington Galleries, London Wednesday 7 Author: Jean Picon, Gaetan; Dubuffet. JEAN DUBUFFET WORKS ON PAPER by Waddington, Leslie (Introduction by) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at 72 rows    Jean Dubuffet: paintings, gouaches, assemblages, sculpture, monuments, 2/5(1). Jean Philippe Arthur Dubuffet (31 July – 12 May ) was a French painter and sculptor. His idealistic approach to aesthetics embraced so called "low art" and eschewed traditional standards of beauty in favor of what he believed to be a more authentic and humanistic approach to image-making.

Jean Dubuffet was an integral French artist known for his primal paintings and sculptures of vernacular subjects. View Jean Dubuffet’s 6, artworks on artnet. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. See available prints and multiples, works on paper, and paintings for sale and learn about the ality: French. Jean Dubuffet was born on J , in Le Havre, France, into a middle-class family that distributed wine. Although he was well-educated, he came to reject his studies, preferring to educate himself by reading the work of Dr. Hans Prinzhorn, who drew comparisons between the art of asylum inmates and the artwork of children. Based on these Nationality: French. The exhibition presents works on paper from throughout Dubuffet’s career and paintings from the last two decades of his life. The works exhibited represent the diversity of his practice as a non-conformist whose career was subject to constant re-invention. The human figure, landscape and the mundane object are the recurrent. Many of Dubuffet's works are painted in oil paint using an impasto thickened by materials such as sand, tar and straw, giving the work an unusually textured surface. Jean DUBUFFET: Paintings and Works on paper, Waddington 1st Ed.

French, – Jean Dubuffet’s work is marked by a rebellious attitude toward prevailing notions of high culture, beauty, and good taste. He began making art in earnest at after a stint in the army and a successful career as a wine merchant. The next four decades were tremendously prolific: he wrote poetry and theoretical texts, played jazz, experimented widely with art-making. Jean Dubuffet: Works on Paper from the 40s, 50s & 60s, Dorthea Elkon Gallery, New York, April 12–J Jean Dubuffet, 11e Pavilion des Arts et du Design, Paris, March 28–April 1, Traveled to: Galerie Hopkins-Custot, Paris, April 3–J (Catalogue) Jean Dubuffet examines paintings, sculptures, and assemblages from what many critics believe to be the most innovative period in the artist's long career. Beginning with Dubuffet's first mature works, which depict daily life and reflect elements of popular culture in Paris, the book spans his whimsical paintings, imaginary landscapes Reviews: 5. Jean Dubuffet Paintings And Works On Paper [No Author] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. softcover book.