23 June 2016
Joan Miró (1893-1983)
Untitled (III, IV, VII and XIV)
each: signed, dated and numbered respectively 'Miró. 18/VII/73. 10/VII/73. III.; IV.; VII.; XIV' (on the reverse)
pencil on paper
each: 11 5/8 x 9 1/8 in. (29.5 x 23 cm.)
Drawn in 1973
four (4) works sold in one lot
Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York (nos. 38133, 38134, 38132, 38131).
Acquavella Modern Art, Reno (no. 652).
Private collection, Japan, by 1999.
Acquired from the family of the above; sale, Christie's, New York, 4 November 2009, lot 153.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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J. Dupin & A. Lelong-Mainaud, Joan Miró, Catalogue raisonné. Drawings, vol. IV, 1973-1976, Paris, 2013, nos. 2531, 2532, 2535 & 2536, pp. 62-63 (illustrated).
This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Jacques Dupin.
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