Joan Miró Lithograph for "Derrière le Miroir," 1956
Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893 – 1983)
Untitled (abstract), 1956
Lithograph on paper
Pulled from Derrière le Miroir, no. 87 – 89
Published by Maeght Éditeur, Paris
Printed by Mourlot Frères, Paris
Patrick Cramer, Joan Miró: The Illustrated Books, no. 34
Miró was born in Barcelona, Spain in 1893 and received his formal education at the Barcelona École des Beaux-Arts and the Académie 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
- creases to mat within the frame at the lower right region; negligible flecks of loose debris to frame.
- measurements of frame; visible image measures 10.25" W x 14.0" H.