Original colour etching, aquatint, and carborundum 1979, on Arches paper, signed by the artist in pencil
Published by : Maeght éditeur, Paris,
Printed by: Joan Barbara, Barcelona, Spain
Condition: No tears or nicks. A 1/2 x 1/4 in. loss of colour on upper edge near left corner. That apart in very good condition with bright and fresh colours.
Edition: 50 - There were also 15 Not for sale (HC) copies,
Reference: Dupin, Jacques. Miró Engraver, vol. IV , Rizzoli: New York, 1989. Listed and illustrated as catalogue raisonné no. 1076
Size: Sheet: 90.17 x 61.28 cm - Framed size: 91 x 119 cms
Note: This was part of a series of 21 works which Miro made to celebrate Antoni Gaudí the Catalan architect and designer from Spain known as the greatest exponent of Catalan Modernism. These were all of exceptionally bright colours and exuberant compositions. The printing by the legendary Barbarà is, as usual, clinically spotless and precise.
Category Joan Miro