Jean Philippe Arthur Dubuffet

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Style: Expressionism

Place: Le Havre

Born: 1901

Death: 1985

Nationality: France

Biography:

Jean Philippe Arthur Dubuffet (31 July 1901 – 12 May 1985) 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. Dubuffet was born in Le Havre. He moved to Paris in...