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Joan Miró, ‘Maravilla 10’, 1975, Hans den Hollander Prints
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Joan Miró

Maravilla 10, 1975

Color Lithograph
19 7/10 × 14 1/10 in
50 × 35.8 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Gouda

Edition size: 1500
Printed from the same stones and at the same time as the signed edition of 110 …

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Maravillas con variaciones acrósticas en el jardin de Miró
Publisher
Ediciones Polígrafa, SA., Barcelona
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, ‘Maravilla 10’, 1975, Hans den Hollander Prints
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About the work
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Hans den Hollander Prints
Gouda

Edition size: 1500
Printed from the same stones and at the same time as the signed edition of 110 impression. (Stones cancelled after the editions).
Drawn by Miro and printed at the studio of La Polígrafa, SA. Barcelona.
Printed on Guarro paper

Medium
Print
Condition
Excellent
Signature
Signed on the stone
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Series
Maravillas con variaciones acrósticas en el jardin de Miró
Publisher
Ediciones Polígrafa, SA., Barcelona
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

Maravilla 10, 1975

Color Lithograph
19 7/10 × 14 1/10 in
50 × 35.8 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
Sold
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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