7 May 2008
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
Joan Miro (1893-1983)
signed and numbered 'Miró 3/5' (on the back); inscribed with foundry mark 'Parellada' (on the left side)
bronze with green, brown and gray patina
Height: 12 3/8 in. (31.4 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. 340, no. 364 (another cast illustrated in color).
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