Joan Miró Color Lithograph Cover for "Derrière le Miroir", 1971
Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893 – 1983)
Untitled (cover), 1971
Color lithograph on paper
Signed in plate to the lower region
Cover from Derrière le Miroir, no. 193 – 194
Published by Maeght Éditeur, 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.
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- flecks of light particulates and accretions present between matting and covering of frame; minor scuffing and abrasions to frame.
- measurements of frame; image measures 10.5" W x 14.5" H.