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This artwork, titled "Quelques Fleurs pour des Amis (A Few Flowers for Some Friends)" 1964 is an original color lithograph on Japan nacre paper, by Spanish artist Joan Miro, 1893-1983. It is hand signed and numbered 18/75 in pencil by the artist. The sheet size is 16 x 12.75 inches, framed is 26.75 x 23 …

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Very good condition
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Hand-signed by artist, Hand signed and numbered 18/75 in pencil by the artist.
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XXeme Siecle, Paris
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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.

High auction record
£23.6m, Sotheby's, 2012
Established
Represented by industry leading galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
Selected exhibitions
2020
Miró the Sculptor: Elements of NatureAcquavella Galleries
2019
Joan Miró: Birth of the WorldThe Museum of Modern Art
2015
Miró in the Rijksmuseum GardensRijksmuseum
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Quelques Fleurs pour des Amis (A Few Flowers for Some Friends), 1964

Original color lithograph
26 3/4 × 23 × 2 1/4 in
67.9 × 58.4 × 5.7 cm
Edition 18/75/75 + 1AP
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This artwork, titled "Quelques Fleurs pour des Amis (A Few Flowers for Some Friends)" …

Medium
Condition
Very good condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Hand signed and numbered 18/75 in pencil by the artist.
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Included
Publisher
XXeme Siecle, Paris
Price ranges of medium-sized prints by Joan Miró
Learn more
Browse works in this category
$6,000–$7,000
This work
$0
$21,000+

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.

High auction record
£23.6m, Sotheby's, 2012
Established
Represented by industry leading galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
Selected exhibitions (3)
Other works by Joan Miró
Other works from Joseph Grossman Fine Art Gallery
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