3 February 2010
Joan Miró (1893-1983)
Personnage, oiseaux, étoile
signed 'Miró' (lower right); signed, dated and inscribed '18/IX.79. Personnage, oisesaux, étoile' (on the reverse)
gouache, watercolour, grey wash and pencil on paper
14 1/8 x 17 1/8 in. (35.8 x 43.4 cm.)
Executed on 18 September 1979
Artax Kunsthandel AG, Dusseldorf.
Galerie Rackey, Bad Honnef.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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This work is sold with a photo-certificate from the Comité Miró.
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