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    Sale 7703

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 171

    Joan Miró (1893-1983)

    Chien dans un paysage

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    Joan Miró (1893-1983)
    Chien dans un paysage
    signed 'Miró' (lower right); dated 'V/77' (on the reverse)
    oil on corrugated cardboard
    16½ x 43 in. (42 x 109 cm.)
    Painted in May 1977


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    Provenance

    Galerie Maeght, Paris (Ph. no. 16414).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in the 1980s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE ITALIAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    Galerie Maeght (ed.), Miró derrière le miroir, Paris, 1978, no. 231.
    J. Dupin, Joan Miró, Catalogue raisonné. Paintings, vol. VI, 1976-1981, Paris, 2004, no. 1823 (illustrated p. 92).


    Exhibited

    Milan, Centro Arte Internazionale, Joan Miró, October - November 1981 (illustrated fig. 22).