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 (do͞o-bə-fā′, dü-bü-fĕ′), Jean 1901-1985.
French artist who championed art brut or "raw art," the work of untrained artists such as children, prisoners, or psychiatric patients with psychosis.


(French dybyfɛ)
(Biography) Jean (ʒɑ̃). 1901–85, French painter, inspired by graffiti and the untrained art of children and psychotics


(ˌdu bəˈfeɪ, ˌdyu-)

Jean (zhä n), 1901–85, French painter.
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Jonathan Novak Contemporary Art exhibition will include many renowned and influential Post-War and Contemporary artists including Sam Francis, Jim Dine, David Hockney, Roy Lichtenstein, Paul Jenkins, Howard Hodgkin, Wayne Thiebaud, Richard Diebenkorn, Jean Dubuffet, Ralph Goings, Alex Katz, Robert Motherwell, Julian Opie, Saul Steinberg, and others.
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I'd slip into an art galley after school, dream about the pictures by Chagall or Picasso or Dubuffet, take a snort of the smell of dry oil paint, then go home, a crazy smile on my face.