No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
The Diaghilev and de Basil Ballet Foundation.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 30 April 1964, lot 201.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 8 July 1965, lot 260.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 3 December 1981, lot 640.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
G. Detaille & G. Mulys, Les Ballets Russes de Monte-Carlo 1911-44, Paris, 1954, pp. 154-5 (illustrated in situ).
J. Thrall Soby, Joan Miró, New York, 1959, p. 71 (illustrated in situ).
Exh. cat., Miró en escena, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, 1994, pp. 98, 106, 110 (illustrated in situ).
J. Dupin, Joan Miró, Catalogue raisonné, vol. II, Paintings, 1931-1941, Paris, 2000, no. 414 (illustrated p. 71).