JOAN MIRÓ (1893-1983)
JOAN MIRÓ (1893-1983)
JOAN MIRÓ (1893-1983)
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JOAN MIRÓ (1893-1983)

Personnage, oiseau, étoile dans un paysage

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JOAN MIRÓ (1893-1983)
Personnage, oiseau, étoile dans un paysage
signed 'Miró' (lower right); signed again, dated and inscribed '14.4.78 MIRÓ. 15 IV. 78. Personnage, oiseau étoile dans un paysage' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
45 1⁄8 x 34 5⁄8 in. (114.7 x 88 cm.)
Painted on 14-15 April 1978
Provenance
Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona.
Galerie Urban, Paris.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 2 December 1996, lot 57.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Literature
P. Gimferrer, Miró: colpir sense nafrar, Barcelona, 1978, no. 202, p. 216 (illustrated).
R.M. Malet, Obra de Joan Miró: Dibuixos, pintura, escultura, ceràmica, tèxtils, Barcelona, 1988, no. 1316, p. 358 (illustrated).
J. Dupin & A. Lelong-Mainaud, Joan Miró, Catalogue raisonné, Paintings, vol. VI, 1976-1981, Paris, 2004, no. 1894, p. 133 (illustrated).
Exhibited
Ferrara, Palazzo Dei Diamanti, Joan Miró, March - June 1985, no. 37, p. 88 (illustrated p. 163; with incorrect dimensions).
Venice, Palazzo delle Prigioni Vecchie, Joan Miró, July - September 1985.
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