JOAN MIRÓ 1893-1983
Montroig 1893-1983 Mallorca (Spanish)
Title: Catalan Night | Nocturn Catala, 1972
Technique: Original Hand Signed and Hand Numbered Etching and Aquatint in Colours on BFK Rives Wove Paper
Paper size: 56.1 x 75 cm. / 22.1 x 29.5 in.
Image size: 29.5 x 47 cm. / 11.6 x 18.5 in.
Additional Information: This original etching and aquatint in colours is hand signed in pencil by the artist “Miró” at the lower right margin.
It is also hand numbered in pencil from the edition of 75, at the lower left margin.
It was printed in a limited edition of 75 signed and numbered impressions in 1972. There were also a small number of HC (hors commerce) [out of trade] impressions.
It was printed by Arte Adrien Maeght, Paris and published by Polígrafa Éditeur, Barcelona.
The paper bears the BFK Rives watermark in the lower margin.
Literature: Dupin, J. (1991). Miró – Engraver: Volume II. 1961-1973, Paris: Daniel Lelong Éditeur.
Reference: Dupin 558
Condition: Very good condition. A skillfully repaired nick at the left sheet edge. Very pale, unobtrusive staining in the lower margin.