Clovis Prevost - Miro speaks


Vintage Silver Gelatin print, 1974, verso is a stamp “Photographie Clovis Prevost copyright by Galerie Maeght, 13 rue de Tehran, Paris 8, Tel 522 13.19”. Written in puple ink: “Film: Miro Sculpteur de Clovis Prevost et Carlos Santos - Maeght Production”

Size: 127 x 180 mms

Note: In 1948 Miro put on his first show in Galerie Maeght, Paris, and Aime Maeght became his official dealer between 1971 and 1974 Maeght had made a series of three films about the artist : “Miro Speaks”, Miro Lithograph poster” and “Miro Sculptor”. The films were unpublished until 2005 when Maeght made DVD versions together with a book . The book is entitled “Miro Speaks” and is illustrated with numerous photographs by Clovis Prevost of the artist in course of making the film. Prevost was a very noted photographer who worked with many famous personalities including the artists Salvador Dali, Joan Miro and Alexander Calder. His works are in much demand. This shot shows a portrait of the artist wearing a jacket and pullover.