Artist: Joan Miro
Artwork: Sans Titre
Size: 51 x 66.6 cm
Medium: Gouache, brush and India ink and pencil on colored paper laid down on board
Creation year: 1934
Provenance: Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York; Alfred H. Barr, Jr., New York (acquired from the previous, December 1935 and until at least 1981); E.V. Thaw & Co., New York; Acquavella Galleries, Inc., New York (acquired from the previous); Acquired from the previous by the late owner, 1982.
Exhibition history: New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Joan Miro, November 1941-January 1942, p. 61 (illustrated; titled The Blue Star); New York, Acquavella Galleries, Inc., XIX and XX Century Drawings, Watercolors, Pastels, Gouaches, Collages, October-November 1982, p. 18, no. 24 (illustrated in color); Stadtische Kunsthalle Dusseldorf; Kunsthaus Zurich and New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Joan Miro: A Retrospective, November 1986-August 1987, no. 88 and p. 148, no. 73, respectively (illustrated in color; titled Blue Star on Red Paper); Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Joan Miro: Campo de Estrellas, January-March 1993, p. 152, no. 53 (illustrated in color, p. 99; titled Estrella azul).