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LOT 124

Lot 124

Joan Miró (1893-1983)

Joan Miró (1893-1983)
Lot 124 Details
Joan Miró (1893-1983), Spanish


Colour etching and aquatint with carborundum on chiffon de Mandeure wove paper; signed and numbered H.C. in pencil to margin. A Hors Concours proof aside from the edition of 75. The edition includes 20 HC and 15 EA signed and numbered etchings. Printed and published by Maeght, Paris.
Plate 23 x 36.25 in — 58.4 x 92.1 cm

Estimate $8,000-$10,000

Realised: $15,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Joan Miró (1893-1983)
  • Joan Miró (1893-1983)
  • Joan Miró (1893-1983)

Bowles/Hopkins Gallery, San Francisco, CA, accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity dated December 12, 1978;
Private Collection, Ontario


One of a series of six large, horizontal color aquatints Miró created in 1967, the year in which the creation of large-format color prints reached its peak


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LOT 124

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
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  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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