Modern and Contemporary Art
ObjectMade in Montroig, Tarragona, Spain, Europe
Joan Miró, Spanish, 1893 - 1983
Painted stone, shell, wood, mirror, sequins© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
5 1/2 x 22 x 9 3/4 inches (14 x 55.9 x 24.8 cm)
* Special Exhibitions Gallery, Perelman Building, first floor
1952-61-84a--gA. E. Gallatin Collection, 1952
With Galerie Pierre, Paris, by 1934 ; sold to A. E. Gallatin, New York, by the end of 1936 ; 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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