Artist: Joan Miro
Artwork: Untitled
Size: 61.6 x 87 cm
Medium: Watercolour and pen and india ink on paper
Creation year: 1960
Marks: Signed 'Miro' (lower right); signed again, dated and dedicated 'à Georges Bataille, de tout cœur miró 1960' (on the reverse)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Georges Bataille, Paris, a gift from the artist; Artcurial, Paris; Private collection, Switzerland, by 1989
Exhibition history: Belfast, The Ulster Museum, Major Impressionist and Modern Paintings, 1984 (no. 25; titled 'Composition'); Paris, Artcurial, Centre d'art plastique contemporain, Les Noces Catalanes, May - July 1985, no. 105, p. 108 (illustrated p. 75; titled 'Composition'); Sete, Musee Paul Valery, Miro, Vers l'infiniment libre, vers l'infiniment grand, June - November 2014, no. 31, p. 144 (illustrated p. 145)

Christie's London

Date: 2017-03-01
Lot Number: 254