21 June 2012
THE PROPERTY OF A PATRON OF THE ARTS
Joan Miró (1893-1983)
signed 'Miró.' (lower right)
gouache, pastel, paper collage and brush and India ink on paper
14¾ x 20¾ in. (37.4 x 52.5 cm.)
Executed circa 1952
The artist's estate.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2007.
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J. Dupin & A. Lelong-Mainaud, Joan Miró, Catalogue raisonné, Drawings, vol. II,1938-1959, Paris, 2010, no. 1291, p. 232 (illustrated).
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