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    Sale 7570

    Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    2 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 188

    Joan Miró

    Tristan Tzara, Parler Seul, Maeght, Paris, 1950 (Mourlot 102-75; cf. C. books 17)

    Price Realised  

    Joan Miró
    Tristan Tzara, Parler Seul, Maeght, Paris, 1950 (Mourlot 102-75; cf. C. books 17)
    the complete set of 70 lithographs, 52 printed in colours, en- and hors-texte, 1948-50, on Malacca rag paper, with title, text, table of contents and justification, signed in blue ink by the artist and author on the justification page, copy number 75 of 250 (there were also three copies reserved for the author, artist and publisher), the full sheets, each with a deckle edge at right and below, loose as published, within the original lithographic wrappers with collage, the paper slightly toned, the wrappers with some pale foxing and minor soiling on the inside, otherwise in good condition, within the original paper-covered boards with lithographic design, title, author and artist on the spine, and the original slipcase with lithographic design, the boards and slipcase with occasional pale foxmarks and time staining (book)
    405 x 310 x 55 mm. (overall)


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