6 February 2003
Joan Miró (1893-1983)
Souvenir de Montroig
signed 'Miró' (centre); signed, titled and dated 'Miró "Souvenir de montroig" 22/9/37.' (on the reverse)
gouache and brush and ink and pencil on paper
19¾ x 25¾in. (50.2 x 65.5cm.)
Executed on 22 September 1937
Galerie Salis und Vertes, Salzburg.
Acquired from the above by the present owners circa 1995.
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This work will be sold with a photo-certificate from Jacques Dupin dated Paris, 11 decembre 2002.
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