JOAN MIRO 1893-1983

Montroig 1893-1983 Mallorca (Spanish)

Title: Museum of the Resistance Exhibition | Exposició Museu de la Resistència, 1980

Technique: Original Hand Signed, Numbered and Hand Dedicated Lithograph in Colours on Wove Paper

Paper size: 86.5 x 58.2 cm. / 34 x 23 in.

Additional Information: This original Lithograph is hand signed in pencil by the artist “Miró” in the lower right corner.

It is numbered in pencil from the edition of 75, in the lower left image.

It is also hand inscribed with a dedication in pencil and signed with the artist’s monogram, “pour monsieur Gaston de Ferre, avec ma respectueuse amitié, M.“, [for Mr. Gaston De Ferre with my respectful friendship, M.] across the lower image.

It was printed by Damià Caus, Barcelona and published by Ajuntament de Palma, Palma Mallorca

Provenance: Collection of Gaston Defferre (1910-1986) and Edmonde Charles-Roux (1920-2016). Gaston Defferre was a French politician, Socialist Party leader, and longtime mayor of Marseille. Edmonde Charles-Roux was a French writer and journalist. She was also the editor of the French Vogue.

Literature: Mourlot, F. & Leiris, M. (1992). Joan Miró: Der Lithograph, Vol. VI 1976-1981. Geneva: Weber.

Reference: Mourlot 1227

Condition: Excellent condition.