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    Sale 1996

    Impressionist And Modern Works On Paper

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 162

    Joan Miro (1893-1983)

    Femme, oiseaux dans le nuit

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Joan Miro (1893-1983)
    Femme, oiseaux dans le nuit
    signed 'Miró' (lower right); dated and titled '30/I/75 Femme, oiseaux dans le nuit' (on the reverse)
    gouache, pastel and brush and India ink on paper
    13 3/8 x 12½ in. (34 x 31.8 cm.)
    Executed on 30 January 1975


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    Provenance

    Pierre Matisse, New York (acquired from the artist).
    By descent from the above to the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Jacques Dupin has confirmed the authenticity of this work.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION