Joan Miró Lithograph "La Traversée du Miroir" for "Derrière le Miroir," 1963
Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893 – 1983)
La Traversée du Miroir (Crossing the Mirror), 1963
Color lithograph on paper
Pulled from Derrière le Miroir, no. 139-140, Miró et Artigas. Céramiques Monumentales
Published by Maeght Éditeur, Paris
Printed by Atelier Maeght, Levallois
Patrick Cramer, Joan Miró: The Illustrated Books, no. 83
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
- negligible abrasions to the frame; creases present due to folding.
- measures the frame; image measures 32.5" W x 14.5" H.