Joan Miró, ‘Miró Lithograph Derriere Le Miroir ’, 1973, Lot 180
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Joan Miró

Miró Lithograph Derriere Le Miroir , 1973

Lithograph
11 × 15 in
27.9 × 38.1 cm
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$300
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Joan Miró—the Surrealist famous for his biomorphic and abstract paintings—was also a prolific …

Lot 180

Vintage Miró Lithograph
Portfolio: Derriere Le Miroir, 1973
Published by: Galerie Maeght, Paris, 1973

Medium
Condition
Very good to excellent (contains fold-line as issued).
Signature
Not signed
Frame
Not included
Series
Derrière le miroir
Publisher
Derrière le miroir
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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, ‘Miró Lithograph Derriere Le Miroir ’, 1973, Lot 180
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Joan Miró—the Surrealist famous for his biomorphic and abstract paintings—was also a prolific printmaker, creating over 1,000 lithographs over the course of his career. Indeed, Miró’s first prints were lithographs, a printmaking method that enables artists to draw directly on a stone slab or metal plate. Created in …

Lot 180

Vintage Miró Lithograph
Portfolio: Derriere Le Miroir, 1973
Published by: Galerie Maeght, Paris, 1973
Excellent frame piece. Superb overall quality.

Off-set lithograph in colors

11 x 15 inches

Center fold-line as issued; otherwise very good condition

Offered by Lot 180

Medium
Condition
Very good to excellent (contains fold-line as issued).
Signature
Not signed
Frame
Not included
Series
Derrière le miroir
Publisher
Derrière le miroir
Image rights
Listing images copyright Lot 180 LLC
Price ranges of small prints by Joan Miró
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More info
Browse works in this category
$200–$400
This work
$0
$4,200+
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

Miró Lithograph Derriere Le Miroir , 1973

Lithograph
11 × 15 in
27.9 × 38.1 cm
.
$300
Ships from New York, NY, US
Shipping: Free domestic, $80 rest of world
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