JOAN MIRÓ | SÉRIE NOIRE ET ROUGE: ONE PLATE (D. 33)
1893 - 1983
SÉRIE NOIRE ET ROUGE: ONE PLATE (D. 33)
Etching with handcoloring, 1938, signed in red watercolor and numbered 2/4, one of four handcolored impressions on parchment aside from 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: 165 by 252 mm 6½ by 9⅞ in
sheet approx.: 298 by 407 mm 11¾ by 16 in
The print is in good condition, with full margins. (A few slight creases at the sheet edges, possibly inherent to media, and a pencil inscription on the verso, showing slightly through at lower left.)
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