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    Sale 7701

    Impressionist/Modern Art, Evening Sale

    4 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 41

    Joan Miró (1893-1983)

    Femme entendant chanter le coq aux éclats violets

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    Joan Miró (1893-1983)
    Femme entendant chanter le coq aux éclats violets
    signed 'Miró' (lower right); signed again, dated and titled 'Miró 7/XI/72. Femme entendant chanter le cocq [sic] aux éclats violets' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    51 1/8 x 38¼ in. (129.8 x 97.2 cm.)
    Painted in November 1972


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    Provenance

    A gift from the artist to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    J. Dupin & A. Lelong-Mainaud, Joan Miró, Catalogue raisonné. Paintings, vol. V, 1969-1975, Paris, 2003, no. 1463 (illustrated p. 103).