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    Sale 11964

    Prints & Multiples

    15 March 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 92

    Joan Miró

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    Joan Miró
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    etching, 1947, on wove paper, signed, dated New York 3-5-47 and dedicated pour Hayter in pencil, inscribed épreuve d’essai/ 2ieme état, a rare working proof, printed at Atelier 17 in New York in 1947 (before the edition of five printed in Paris in 1952-53), with wide margins, a deckle edge at right, pale time-staining, two foxmarks in the left margin, the collector’s stamp verso faintly visible recto, otherwise in good condition; with another impression, printed with monotype colouring, 1947, signed, dated and dedicated pour Hayter in pencil, inscribed épreuve d’essai, a unique working proof printed at Atelier 17 in New York in 1947, with wide margins, a very pale stain in the right margin extending slightly into the image, a small foxmark in the right margin, the collector’s stamp verso faintly visible recto, otherwise in good condition
    Plate 175 x 105 mm., Sheet 254 x 175 mm.;
    Plate 175 x 105 mm., Sheet 253 x 168 mm.
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    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Provenance

    Stanley William Hayter (1901-1988), according to the dedication; presumably a gift from the artist.
    Unidentified collector’s stamp Meauzé (not in Lugt).


    Literature

    Dupin 46