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The Arts Club of Chicago, “Joan Miró,” February 22-March 25, 1961, cat. 25.
Chicago, The Museum of Contemporary Art, “Selections from the Joseph Randall Shapiro Collection,” December 20, 1969-June 18, 1970, cat. 116.
Chicago, The David and Alfred Smart Museum, “Joan Miró: The Development of a Sign Language,” May 15-June 18, 1980, cat. 58; traveled to the University of Washington Gallery of Art in St Louis, March 19-April 27, 1980.
The Art Institute of Chicago, “The Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Randall Shapiro Collection,” February 23-April 14, 1985, pp. 91 and 111, cat. 120, fig. 90.
The Art Institute of Chicago, “Twentieth Century Collections Reinstalled,” June 7, 1991-February 28, 1992.
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph R. Shapiro, Chicago, by February 1961 [Chicago 1961]; given to the Art Institute, 1996.
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