Joan Miró - 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Morning Session New York Wednesday, November 16, 2022 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    The Estate of Joan Miró (reference number 22897)
    Locks Gallery, Philadelphia (acquired from the above)
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

  • Exhibited

    Centre D'Art Contemporain D'Istres, Joan Miró, January 20–March 12, 1994
    Helsinki, Galerie Kaj Forsblom, Joan Miró, 1994
    London, Galerie Annely Juda, Joan Miró, May 4–June 24, 1995, n.p. (illustrated)
    Philadelphia, Locks Gallery, Joan Miró, October 16–November 30, 1996, pp. 16-17 (illustrated, p. 17)
    New York, Barbara Mathes Gallery, Dubuffet & Miró: A Dialogue, October 29–December 19, 2009 (another example exhibited)

  • Literature

    Alain Jouffroy and Joan Teixidor, Miró Sculptures, Paris, 1980, no. 297, p. 247 (plaster version illustrated)
    Jacques Dupin, Joan Miró, Locks Art Publications, Philadelphia, 1996, p. 17 (illustrated)
    Emilio Fernández Miró and Pilar Ortega Chapel, Joan Miró: Sculptures. Catalogue Raisonné 1928-1982, Paris, 2006, no. 355, p. 333 (another example illustrated)



incised with the artist's signature, number and stamped with the foundry mark "Miró 6/6" Fonderia Artistica Bonvicini, Verona on the reverse
bronze with black patina
16 x 13 x 8 in. (40.6 x 33 x 20.3 cm)
Conceived in 1978 and cast by Fonderia Artistica Bonvicini, Verona, this work is number 6 from an edition of 6.

$60,000 - 80,000 

Sold for $94,500

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20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Morning Session

New York Auction 16 November 2022