Joan Miró Double-Sided Color Lithograph for "Derrière le Miroir", 1953
Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893 – 1983)
Untitled (abstract), 1953
Double-sided color lithograph on paper
Pulled from Derrière le Miroir, no. 57-59
Inscription to the upper edge of verso appearing to read “other side”
Patrick Cramer, Joan MIró: The Illustrated Books, figure no. 26.
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.
- toning to sheet; dried tap adhered to the corners to the verso; abrasions and slight creases to the corners; sheet appears trimmed to the upper and left edges.