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Joan Miro - Dorothea tanning

Joan Miro Dorothea tanning

Original Lithograph, 1974, in colours, on Velin Arches watermarked  paper with full margins, signed by the artist in pencil

Edition: 60 copies - There were also 10 Artists proofs. The unsigned version on ordinary paper was included in the book (Unknown edition size)

Size: Paper size:  400 x 520 mms (Paper size); 300 x 400 mms (Image size)

Printed by:  Mourlot Freres, Paris, France

Published by:  XX siecle, Paris

Note: This was part of a book entitled “Dorothea Tanning” by Daniel Abadadie and other authors and our lithograph came originally from this between cloth boards.  Dorothea Tanning was an American Surrealist artist and poet who married Max Ernst in 1946 in a a double wedding with Man Ray and Juliet Browner. She died in 2012 at the age of 101.

References: 

Maeght: “Joan Miro Lithographs” Volume V (Catalogue Raisonne) - number 929, page 66

Patrick Cramer “Joan Miro: The Illustrated books” Number 233, page 568/569.

Benhoura (1) 523 - (2) 604

Condition: In good condition with fresh colours