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    Sale 2165

    Impressionist and Modern Day Sale

    7 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 279

    Joan Miro (1893-1983)

    Tête et oiseau

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    Joan Miro (1893-1983)
    Tête et oiseau
    signed, numbered and inscribed with foundry mark 'Miró 4/6 Parellada' (on the back)
    bronze with grey and green patina and wood base
    Height: 25½ in. (64.7 cm.)
    Conceived in 1981


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    Provenance

    Galerie Lelong, Paris.
    Juiliana Park Gallery, Seoul (by 2006).


    Literature

    E.F. Miró and P.O. Chapel, Joan Miró, Sculptures, Catalogue raisonné, 1928-1982, Paris, 2006, p. 339, no. 363 (another cast illustrated in color).