Peinture (Le Soleil)
Artist: Joan Miro
Artwork: Peinture (Le Soleil)
Size: 38.3 x 46.2 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1927
Marks: Signed and dated 'Miro. 1927.' (lower left); signed and dated again 'Joan Miro. 1927' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York; Valentine Gallery (Valentine Dudensing), New York (by 1941); Ella Winter Stewart, London (by 1961); Richard Feigen Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the late owners, 12 June 1965
Exhibition history: New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Joan Miro, November 1941-January 1942, p. 80; Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Verzameling Ella Winter, December 1961-January 1962, no. 65 (with inverted dimensions); London, Tate Gallery and Kunsthaus Zurich, Miro, August-December 1964, p. 28, no. 78

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Date: 2019-11-11
Lot Number: 3A
Low Estimate: $1000000 [+14%]
High Estimate: $1500000 [-23%]
Hammer Price: $1150000
Sold For: $1395000