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Joan Miró

Une Femme (A Woman), 1958

Color lithograph and pochoir on paper
18 1/4 × 14 3/4 in
46.4 × 37.5 cm
Edition of 300
This is part of a limited edition set.
$20,000 - 30,000
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From the edition of 300. Numbered in pencil lower left in margin, After the painting of same name …

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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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From the edition of 300. Numbered in pencil lower left in margin, After the painting of same name 1932, published by Maeght, Paris , Printed by Maeght, Paris on Arches wove paper Mourlot 1712

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Signed in pencil and in stone, lower right margins
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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

Une Femme (A Woman), 1958

Color lithograph and pochoir on paper
18 1/4 × 14 3/4 in
46.4 × 37.5 cm
Edition of 300
This is part of a limited edition set.
$20,000 - 30,000
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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