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Joan Miró

Danseuse Creole – Creole Dancer (D. 1003), 1978

Carborundum, Etching and Aquatint
54 × 38 in
137.2 × 96.5 cm
Edition of 50
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Joan Miro Danseuse Creole – Creole Dancer Dupin 1003, original carborundum etching and aquatint in …

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Joan Miro Danseuse Creole – Creole Dancer Dupin 1003, original carborundum etching and aquatint in colors on arches paper. From the signed and numbered limited edition of 50. Published by Maeght Editeur, Paris.

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Joan Miró
Spanish, 1893–1983
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Joan Miró rejected the constraints of traditional painting, creating works “conceived with fire in the soul but executed with clinical coolness,” as he once said. Widely considered one of the leading Surrealists, though never officially part of the group, Miró pioneered a wandering linear style of Automatism—a method of “random” drawing that attempted to express the inner workings of the human psyche. Miró used color and form in a symbolic rather than literal manner, his intricate compositions combining abstract elements with recurring motifs like birds, eyes, and the moon. “I try to apply colors like words that shape poems, like notes that shape music,” he said. While he prized artistic freedom, Miró revered art history, basing a series of works on the Dutch Baroque interiors of Hendrick Sorgh and Jan Steen. In turn, Miró has inspired many artists—significantly Arshile Gorky, whose bold linear abstractions proved a foundational influence on Abstract Expressionism.

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Joan Miro Danseuse Creole – Creole Dancer Dupin 1003, original carborundum etching and aquatint in …

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Joan Miro Danseuse Creole – Creole Dancer Dupin 1003, original carborundum etching and aquatint in colors on arches paper. From the signed and numbered limited edition of 50. Published by Maeght Editeur, Paris.

Condition
Mint
Signature
Hand-signed by artist
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Included
Publisher
Maeght Editeur, Paris
Joan Miró
Spanish, 1893–1983
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Joan Miró rejected the constraints of traditional painting, creating works “conceived with fire in the soul but executed with clinical coolness,” as he once said. Widely considered one of the leading Surrealists, though never officially part of the group, Miró pioneered a wandering linear style of Automatism—a method of “random” drawing that attempted to express the inner workings of the human psyche. Miró used color and form in a symbolic rather than literal manner, his intricate compositions combining abstract elements with recurring motifs like birds, eyes, and the moon. “I try to apply colors like words that shape poems, like notes that shape music,” he said. While he prized artistic freedom, Miró revered art history, basing a series of works on the Dutch Baroque interiors of Hendrick Sorgh and Jan Steen. In turn, Miró has inspired many artists—significantly Arshile Gorky, whose bold linear abstractions proved a foundational influence on Abstract Expressionism.

Joan Miró

Danseuse Creole – Creole Dancer (D. 1003), 1978

Carborundum, Etching and Aquatint
54 × 38 in
137.2 × 96.5 cm
Edition of 50
This is part of a limited edition set.
Contact For Price
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
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