Joan Miró Double-Page Color Lithograph From "Lithographs I," 1972
Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893 – 1983)
Untitled (abstract), 1972
Color lithograph on paper
Pulled from the catalogue raisonné Joan Miró: Lithographs I
Printed by Mourlot, Paris
Attribution sheet to the verso
Maeght Éditeur, Joan Miró: Lithographs, figure 860
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
- vertical crease and small holes down the center of print where the paper has been previously folded and bound; flecks of loose debris present between mat and the covering of frame at the lower right region; scuffs and flecks of discoloration to frame towards the lower right corner.
- measurements of frame; sheet measures 19.5" W x 12.5" H.