Bernard Buffet
French, 1928-1999
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Bernard Buffet
French, 1928-1999
1,045 followers
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2018
"Arts I 1887 - 1981",
BAILLY GALLERY
2017
Bernard Buffet,
Opera Gallery
2016
Bernard Buffet "L'atelier",
Opera Gallery

Embodying Jean-Paul Sartre’s Existentialism and Albert Camus’s Absurdism, Bernard Buffet’s painting …

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Embodying Jean-Paul Sartre’s Existentialism and Albert Camus’s Absurdism, Bernard Buffet’s painting conveyed the anxiety that permeated France during the Nazi occupation and came to dominate the post-war figurative art scene. A member of a group called L’Homme Témoin (The Witness) along with Bernard Lorjout and André …

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