Femme Entendant De La Musique
Artist: Joan Miro
Artwork: Femme Entendant De La Musique
Size: 129.5 x 161.6 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1945
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted on 11 May 1945
Provenance: Galerie Pierre, Paris; Galerie Maeght, Paris; Vladimir Golschmann, St. Louis (before 1956); Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York; Grace Sharpe, New York; Evelyn Sharp, New York (by 1959); Perls Galleries, New York; Hans Neumann, Caracas (by 1976 and until at least 1984); Private collection, New York (acquired from the previous); Estate sale, Christie's, New York, 14 November 1990, lot 31; Acquavella Galleries, Inc., New York (acquired at the previous sale); Acquired from the previous by the late owners, 9 November 2000
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Maeght, Joan Miro: Derriere le miroir, November-December 1948, no. 79 (illustrated); Stockholm, Galerie Blanche, Joan Miro: Malningar, keramik, litografier, April-May 1949, p. 11 (illustrated); Nice, Galerie Matarasso, Joan Miro: collection 'sortileges', 1957, p. 9 (illustrated); Barcelona, Fundacio Joan Miro, Joan Miro: 1893-1993, April-August 1993, p. 397, no. 196 (illustrated in color, p. 400); New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Joan Miro, October 1993-January 1994, pp. 422-423, no. 180 (illustrated, p. 422; illustrated again in color, p. 264); Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art, Joan Miro: The Ladder of Escape, May-August 2012, pp. 232 and 109, no. 83 (illustrated in color, p. 109)

Christie's New York

Date: 2018-05-15
Lot Number: 5A