2 December 1996
Joan Miró (1893-1983)
Personnage, Oiseau, Etoile dans un Paysage
signed 'Miró' (lower right), signed, dated twice and titled '14.4.78 Miró 15.IV.78. Personnage, oiseau, etoile dans un paysage' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
45¼ x 34 5/8in. (115 x 88cm.)
Painted in April 1978
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To be sold with a certificate from Jacques Dupin dated Paris, 13 March 1989.
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