Joan Miró, Spanish, 1893 - 1983

Made in Montroig, Tarragona, Spain, Europe


Painted stone, shell, wood, mirror, sequins

5 1/2 x 22 x 9 3/4 inches (14 x 55.9 x 24.8 cm)

© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

Curatorial Department:
Modern Art

* Gallery 169, Modern and Contemporary Art, first floor

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
A. E. Gallatin Collection, 1952

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With Galerie Pierre, Paris, by 1934 [1]; sold to A. E. Gallatin, New York, by the end of 1936 [1]; bequest to PMA, 1952. 1. See Cahiers d'Art, nos. 1-4, 1934, fig. 32, p. 50 (owner: Galerie Pierre). 2. See Gail Stavitsky, The Development, Institutionalization, and Impact of the A. E. Gallatin Collection of Modern Art [Ph.D. dissertation, New York University], 1990, v. 8, p. 192; and Carolyn Lanchner, Joan Miró (exh. cat. Museum of Modern Art, New York), New York, 1993, no. 105.

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