Joan Miró (Spanish; 1893 – 1983)
L’Été (summer), 1938
Color lithograph on paper
Signed in plate to the lower left
Pulled from Verve, no. 3
Published by Tériade, 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.
- flecks of minor particulates and accretions to print and paper; minor scuffing and accretions to frame.
- measurements of frame; image measures 9.75" W x 13.25" H.