Joan Miró

Spanish (Barcelona, Spain, 1893 - 1983, Palma de Mallorca, Spain)

L' aube parfumée par la pluie d'or (Dawn Perfumed by a Shower of Gold)

1954
painting | watercolor and plaster on composition board
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  • L' aube parfumée par la pluie d'or (Dawn Perfumed by a Shower of Gold)

    Joan Miró, L' aube parfumée par la pluie d'or (Dawn Perfumed by a Shower of Gold), 1954; watercolor and plaster on composition board, 42 1/2 in. x 21 3/8 in. (107.95 cm x 54.29 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Gift of Wilbur D. May; © Successió Miró / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris


42 1/2 in. x 21 3/8 in. (107.95 cm x 54.29 cm)
Acquired 1964
Collection SFMOMA
Gift of Wilbur D. May
© Successió Miró / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
64.58

Tags

forms, Surrealism, texture, sexuality


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