Le Mangeur De Gigot
Artist: Joan Miro
Artwork: Le Mangeur De Gigot
Size: 96.5 x 130 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1966
Marks: Signed 'Miro' (lower right); signed again, dated, titled and numbered 'MIRO. 18/IV/66 III LE MANGEUR DE GIGOT' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted on 18 April 1966
Provenance: Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation, New York (acquired from the artist, 1967); sale, Sotheby's, New York, 7 May 2014, lot 34; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Maeght, Derriere le miroir: Miro , l'oiseau solaire, l'oiseau lunaire, etincelles, April-May 1967, no. 16; Mexico City, Centro Cultural Arte Contemporaneo, Joan Miro : La coleccio n del Centro Georges Pompidou, Muse e national d'art moderne y otras colecciones, February-May 1998, pp. 188 and 268, no. 44 (illustrated in color, p. 189)

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-11
Lot Number: 44A
Low Estimate: $2000000
High Estimate: $3000000