1893 - 1983
UBU AUX BALÉARES (M. 757-788; SEE C. BKS. 146)
The complete portfolio, comprising 23 lithographs printed in colors, 1971, each signed in pencil, numbered 87 on the justification, from the edition of 120, with title page and text, on Arches wove paper, each with the Succession Miró inkstamp on the verso and signed in pencil by Emilio F. Miró, printed by Mourlot, published by Tériade, Paris, contained in the original beige cloth-covered portfolio (23 prints)
sheets approx.: 504 by 662 mm 19⅞ by 26 in
overall: 535 by 685 by 32 mm 21 by 27 by 1¼ in
The prints are in generally good condition and the sheets are full. Most with faint discoloration and occasional handling creases, primarily at the sheet edges, and a few mottled fox marks. (The sheet edges curling up slightly.) Four sheets with a 3 inch diagonal crease at lower right corner. The versos with faint off-printing, showing slightly through on several sheets. The portfolio box with mottled fox marks on the lithograph and spots of wear and minor staining at the edges.
For condition reports on the individual prints, please contact the department.
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