Joan Miró (Spanish; 1893 – 1983)
Untitled (abstract), 1970
Color lithograph on paper
Pulled from Derrière le Miroir, no. 186
Published by Maeght Editeur, Paris
Miró was born in Barcelona, Spain during 1893 and received his formal education at the Barcelona Ecole des Beaux-Arts and the Academie Gali. He became friends with Pablo Picasso, Alexander Calder, Ernest Hemingway, Max Ernst and Paul Klee. Miró was accepted as a Surrealist in Paris with the recognition of some of the greatest artists of our times.
- vertical creasing down center of print where the paper has been previously folded; minor accretions to frame.
- measurements of frame; image measures 21.5" W x 14.25" H.