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    Sale 7543

    The Art of the Surreal (immediately following the Impressionist and Modern Art, Evening Sale)

    4 February 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 178

    Joan Miró (1893-1983)

    Femme, oiseau

    Price Realised  

    Joan Miró (1893-1983)
    Femme, oiseau
    signed 'Miró' (lower right); signed again, dated and titled 'Miró. 29/III/72. Femme, oiseau' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    36¼ x 28¾ in. (92 x 73 cm.)
    Painted in March 1972


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    Provenance

    Private collection, Spain, a gift from the artist.


    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. 1420 (illustrated p. 74-1972).