14 September 2005
Joan Miró (1893-1983)
inscribed, dated and signed 'Joyeux noël Bonne nouvelle année 1957, Pilar Joan.' (lower right)
watercolor, brush and India ink on letterhead
10¾ x 8½ in. (27.5 x 21.5 cm.)
Drawn in 1957
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 19 February 1997, lot 88.
Alexander Adelman, San Francisco (acquired at the above sale).
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2001.
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