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

Femme, étoile

Details
JOAN MIRÓ (1893-1983)
Femme, étoile
signed 'Miró' (lower centre); signed, dated and inscribed 'Joan Miró Femme, étoile x Barcelone, 28-10-1942.' (on the reverse)
gouache and crayon on paper
19 5⁄8 x 25 1⁄2 in. (50 x 65 cm.)
Painted in October 1942
Provenance
Galerie Maeght, Paris.
Galería Theo, Madrid.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 27 June 2002, lot 399.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Literature
J. Dupin & A. Lelong-Mainaud, Joan Miró, Catalogue raisonné. Drawings, vol. II, 1938-1959, Paris, 2012, no. 1002, p. 111 (illustrated).
Exhibited
Madrid, Galería Theo, Miró, obras de 1916 a 1976, December 1989, no. 13 (illustrated; titled 'Personage sur fond jaune').
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Please note that the correct medium for this work is gouache and crayon on paper and not as stated in the printed catalogue

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