JOAN MIRÓ | L'AIGLE ET LA FEMME LA NUIT (D. 22)
15,000 to - 25,000 USD
Private Collection, Japan
1893 - 1983
L'AIGLE ET LA FEMME LA NUIT (D. 22)
Drypoint and etching, 1938, with rich tone, signed in pencil and inscribed 'épreuve spécial 1/4', one of four proofs on parchment before the numbered edition of 30 on Arches wove paper, engraved at Marcoussis' studio and printed by Lacourière, Paris, co-published by Pierre Loeb, Paris, and Pierre Matisse, New York, framed
plate: 224 by 287 mm 8⅞ by 11¼ in
sheet: 341 by 412 mm 13⅜ by 16¼ in
With full margins, the print is in good condition. (A tiny handling crease in the upper margin. The sheet with very faint discoloration and a slight ripple, likely inherent to media.)
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