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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1951.17
People
Joan Miró, Spanish (Barcelona, Spain 1893 - 1983 Palma de Mallorca, Spain)
Title
Study for "Mural Painting"
Other Titles
Former Title: Study for the Harkness Commons Dining Room Mural (Harvard Law School)
Alternate Title: Study for Peinture Murale (The Harkness Commons Dining Room Mural)
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1950
Culture
Spanish
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/297452
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Opaque watercolor over graphite on laid paper
Dimensions
actual: 26.5 x 66.8 cm (10 7/16 x 26 5/16 in.)
Provenance
Commissioned by the Harvard Corporation, 1950, transfer; to Fogg Art Museum, 1951.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from Harvard Corporation
Copyright
© Successió Miró / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Accession Year
1951
Object Number
1951.17
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture from the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, exh. cat., Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, 1967)

Exhibition History

Gold Medal Exhibition of Mural Painting, Architectural League of New York, New York, 03/14/1952 - 04/04/1952

Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture from the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, 10/12/1967 - 12/03/1967

The Bauhaus and Harvard, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/08/2019 - 07/28/2019

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