Joan Miró, ‘Derriere le Miroir (Cover)’, 1953, Print, Lithograph, RoGallery
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Joan Miró

Derriere le Miroir (Cover), 1953

Lithograph
15 × 11 in
38.1 × 27.9 cm
.
$450
Ships from Long Island City, NY, US
Shipping: $65 domestic, $175 rest of world
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RoGallery
Long Island City

Date: 1953
Lithograph
Size: 15 in. x 11 in. (38.1 cm x 27.94 cm)
Frame Size: 21 x 17 inches

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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.

Joan Miró, ‘Derriere le Miroir (Cover)’, 1953, Print, Lithograph, RoGallery
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RoGallery
Long Island City

Date: 1953
Lithograph
Size: 15 in. x 11 in. (38.1 cm x 27.94 cm)
Frame Size: 21 x 17 inches

Medium
Signature
Not signed
Frame
Included
Price ranges of small prints by Joan Miró
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Browse works in this category
$250–$500
This work
$0
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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.

Joan Miró

Derriere le Miroir (Cover), 1953

Lithograph
15 × 11 in
38.1 × 27.9 cm
.
$450
Ships from Long Island City, NY, US
Shipping: $65 domestic, $175 rest of world
Location
Long Island City
Locked
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