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Seven Issues of Derriere Le Miroir

Auction: 20th Century Design - 3665T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: June 08, 2021 12:00PM


Seven Issues of Derriere Le Miroir, Paris: Maeght Editeur, open edition, numbers: 139-140, 1963, Miro with eight original images, 170, 1968, Jean Bazaine with six original images, 171, 1968, Jean-Paul Riopelle with ten original images, 172, 1968, Kemony, 173, 1968, Alexander Calder with eight original images, 174, 1968, Eduardo Chillida, 175, 1968, Antoni Tapies with eight original images, special number, 10 Ans d'Edition 1946-1956, together with a Maeght catalogue for 1963, 15 x 11 in.

Note: In October 1945, the French art dealer Aimé Maeght opened his art gallery at 13 Rue de Téhéran in Paris. The magazine was created in October 1946 (Issue No. 1) and published without interruption until 1982 (No. 253). Its original articles and illustrations, mainly original color lithographs by the gallery artists, were famous at the time. The magazine covered only the artists exhibited by Maeght gallery either through personal or group exhibitions. Among them are: Georges Braque, Alexander Calder, Marc Chagall, Alberto Giacometti, Vassily Kandinsky, Fernand Leger, Henri Matisse, Joan Miro, Jean-Paul Riopelle, Saul Steinberg, and Antoni Tapies.
Estimate $300-500

Generally VG to VG+.

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Alexander Calder, Eduardo Chillida, Antoni Tapies, Saul Steinberg, Marc Chagall, Fernand Leger, Georges Braque, Henri Matisse, Joan Miro, Aim Maeght, Vassily Kandinsky, Jean Bazaine, Paris, Aim