• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 7833

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 513

    Joan Miró (1893-1983)

    Peinture

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Joan Miró (1893-1983)
    Peinture
    signed and dated 'Miro 945' (on the reverse)
    watercolour and India ink on unstretched canvas
    8¼ x 7 3/8 in. (21 x 18.7 cm.); irregular
    Painted in 1945


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    Provenance

    Galería Theo, Madrid.
    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 12 May 1987, lot 170.
    Acquired by the present owner circa 1989.


    Literature

    J. Dupin, Joan Miró, Life and Work, London, 1962, no. 676 (illustrated p. 551).
    J. Dupin & A. Lelong-Mainaud, Joan Miró, Catalogue raisonné, vol. III, Paintings, 1942-1955, Paris, 2001, no. 776 (illustrated p. 94).