Joan Miró, Affiche pour l'exposition 'Miró' Louisiana, Humlebaek [Denmark], 1974

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Artist: Joan Miró (1893 - 1983)
Title: Affiche pour l'exposition 'Miró' Louisiana, Humlebaek [Denmark] (Poster for the exhibition 'Miró' Louisiana, Humlebaek [Denmark]), 1974
Reference: M. 944
Medium: Original Color Lithograph
Image Size: 29 1/2 in x 21 5/8 in (75 cm x 55 cm)
Sheet Size: 29 1/2 in x 21 5/8 in (75 cm x 55 cm)
Framed Size: 43 1/4 in x 35 1/4 in (109.9 cm x 89.5 cm)
Edition: An artist's proof annotated HC (Hors de Commerce) in the lower left in pencil (aside from the edition of 75).
Signature: This work is hand signed by Joan Miró(Barcelona, 1893 - Palma, 1983) in pencil in the lower right.
Condition: This piece is in excellent condition.
Gallery Price: Sold Inquire
ID # w-4218

Bold black lines delineate vibrant patches of red, yellow, and blue in this captivating work. This piece appears as if watching us, as we witness red and yellow eyes gazing out. This work relays the impression that the observer is also the observed, breathing a sense of life into Miró's abstract forms. Beneath this playful figure, we witness the text 'Miro…' Even the letters that spell Miró's name appear as animated figures, instilled with a sense of liveliness. In his own whimsical font, Miró pays homage to himself in this delightful piece.

Created in 1974, this work is hand signed by Joan Miró (Barcelona, 1893 - Palma, 1983) in pencil in the lower right. An artist's proof annotated HC (Hors de Commerce) in the lower left in pencil (aside from the edition of 75),this work was printed before the lettering edition. This work is printed by Arte Adrien Maeght, Paris and published by Louisiana, Humlebaek.

Catalogue Raisonné & COA:
This work is fully documented and referenced in the below catalogue raisonnés and texts (copies will be enclosed as added documentation with the invoices that will accompany the final sale of the work):

1. Maeght Editeur. Joan Miró Lithographs, vol. V 1972-1975. Maeght Editeur: Paris, 1992. Listed as catalogue raisonné no. 944 on pg. 81, another example is illustrated.

2. A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany this work.

ABOUT THE FRAMING:
This work is framed to museum-grade, conservation standards, presented in a complementary moulding and finished with silk-wrapped mats and optical grade Plexiglas.

 

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