signed Miró (lower right) and dedicated Pour Maria Papa en hommage d'amitié (lower centre)
pen and brush and ink and coloured crayons on paper
38 by 28.5cm., 15 by 11 1/4 in.
Executed in 1963.
Jacques Dupin has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Maria Papa (a gift from the artist)
Galería Wasart, Madrid
Private Collection, Madrid (acquired from the above; sale: Sotheby's, London, 20th June 2006, lot 209)
Galeria Susart, Eibar (purchased at the above sale)
Acquired from the above by the present owner