• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 119

    Joan Miró

    AIAP Unesco '71 (M. 834; C. books 151)

    Price Realised  


    Joan Miró
    AIAP Unesco '71 (M. 834; C. books 151)
    lithograph in colours with extensive reworking in gouache, 1971, on Arches, dated '7/VII/71', an annotated printer's proof with instructions in pencil, before the edition, deckle edges at left and right, occasional handling marks, soft handling creases, otherwise in good condition, framed; with the published version, Lithograph for the International Plastic Arts Association, UNESCO (M. 834), lithograph in colours (M. 834), on Arches, signed in pencil, numbered XVII/XXII (there was also an edition of 75 in Arabic numerals), published by AIAP Unesco, Paris, with their blindstamp, deckle edges at left and right, pale time staining, otherwise in good condition
    S. 760 x 565 mm. (each) (2)

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    Please note that there is a scuff in the upper right subject of the proof with handcolouring.