Palm Beach Modern Auctions
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Modern Art & Design

Sat, Nov 24, 2018 12:00PM EST
Lot 158

Joan Miro PERSONNAGE AU NEZ ROUGE Ceramic Sculpture

Estimate: $300,000 - $500,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$200,000 $25,000
Provenance: Galerie Maeght, Paris | Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York | Mr. and Mrs. Morton Neumann, Chicago | Perls Gallery, New York | Russeck Gallery, Inc., Palm Beach, Florida. Literature, as provided by consignor: Jose Pierre and Jose Corredor-Matheos, Ceramiques de Miro et Artigas, Maeght, Paris, no. 222, illustrated pg. 96 | Francesc Miralles, Llorens Artigas, Barcelona, no. 768, illustrated pg. 307 | Daniel Lelong and Successio Miro, Miro-Artigas, Ceramics, Catalogue Raisonne 1941-1981, Le Coudray, no. 258, illustrated pg. 216.
Designer & Manufacturer: Joan Miro (1893-1983)
Markings: signed, marking(s)
Country of Origin & Materials: Spanish; painted and glazed assembled ceramic
Dimensions(H,W,D): 17.5"h, 13"w, 5.25"d; 23"h, 18.75"w, 5.75"d frame very good, three restored cracks to slab, no apparent problems to raised/sculpted section