Joan Miro


Plate 5 from the "Espriu - Miro" series, 1975

Aquatint, etching, and carborundum in colors on wove paper, watermark Sala Gaspar
Edition: 38/50
Signed and numbered in pencil in the lower margin: Miro; J.J. Torralba, Barcelona, prntr.; Sala Gaspar, Barcelona, pub., and with their blindstamp
Image/Sheet: 34" H x 27.5" W

  • Literature: Dupin 873; cf. Cramer books 197
  • Notes: This image, along with eight others, was created to accompany the book of poems by Salvador Espriu titled "Espriu - Miro."
  • Condition: Overall generally good condition. The full sheet with deckled edges. The paper lightly toned throughout, with a slightly darker 0.5" H x 3" W band of toning at the upper left, jujst Scattered and generally unobtrusive pinpoint-sized foxing concentrated primarily in the blank of the upper left quadrant. Minor remains of old hinges, verso, with attendant occasional very slight handling creases visible primarily in raking light. Framed floating, hinged to the back mat in various places at the verso of the sheet edges.

    Framed under Plexiglas: 44.75" H x 37.5" W x 1.25" D

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