7 May 2008
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
Joan Miro (1893-1983)
signed, numbered and inscribed with foundry mark 'Miró 3/6 Parellada' (on the back leg)
bronze with gray, pink and green patina on a wooden base
Height with base: 16½ in. (41.9 cm.)
Length: 21 7/8 in. (55.6 cm.)
Conceived in 1981
Pierre Matisse, New York (acquired from the artist).
By descent from the above to the present owner.
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E.F. Miró and P.O. Chapel, Joan Miró Sculptures, Catalogue raisonné, 1928-1982, Paris, 2006, p. 344, no. 370 (another cast illustrated in color).
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