Saint-Tropez, le Clocher et la Baie, 1978


The XXth Century

Bernard BUFFET (1928-1999)


Bernard Buffet is recognised as a master in his art, and his paintings are collected in the most famous museums around the world. The Surugadaira Museum (Japan) is specially dedicated to his works and displays around 1,000 of his works. His paintings are strong and breathtakingly unforgettable. Bernard Buffet’s style can be recognised among others by a network of “dry” straight lines grey faces, wrinkled foreheads, scarce straight hair, tensed hands. His characters seemed crucified.

MUSEUM : Surugadaira (mus. Bernard Buffet), Clermont-Ferrand, Cluny, Marseille (mus. Cantini), Paris (mus. d’Art Moderne), Rome (mus. du Vatican), Toronto, Troyes, Villeneuve d’Asq, Genève, Lille.

Réf. 6234


Mixed media
Signed and dated upper right


– 50 x 65 cm (71 x 86 cm encadrée)
– 19 5/8 x 25 5/8 in. (27 x 33 7/8 in. framed)

Certificate by Mrs. Celine Levy (Maurice Garnier Gallery, Paris)

– Galerie Maurice Garnier, Paris
– Private collection, Japan


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