05-18-2012 05-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00PMCalender

Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983) Femme en colère

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM


Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983)

Femme en colère, 1958, edition of 75, published by Maeght éditeur, Paris (Dupin, 148). Signed "Miró" in pencil l.r., numbered "63/75" in pencil l.l. Color etching and aquatint on paper, plate size 5 x 3 3/4 in. (12.6 x 8.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.

Estimate $1,000-1,500

Out of the frame the sheet is a cream wove paper and measures 13 x 10 inches. There are adhesive/tape hinges near the upper corners. There is the remains of masking tape along the upper edge on the reverse, and a thinned spot caused by its removal. The face shows mat burn and gentle toning to the margins.