28 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 6,250
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
Joan Miró (1893-1983)
signed, inscribed and dated 'Heureuse Année/1963/Miró' (lower right)
pen, blue ink and wax crayon on paper
10 7/8 x 8¼in. (27.7 x 21cm.)
This work is accompanied by a letter and envelope from the artist to Mr Koichi Tominaga, Curator of the National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo. In the letter, Miró wishes Mr Taminaga a prosperous 1964 and thanks him for his work on Miró's exhibition of graphic works at the museum. (3)
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This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Mr Jacques Dupin dated Paris, 25 juin 2007.
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