Lot 138: JOAN MIRÓ | Espriu - Miro (D. 869 and 872)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Two engravings and etchings, the first serving as the cover to the set, the second with carborundum and printed in colors, each signed in pencil, numbered 19/50, on Guarro wove paper, printed by J.J. Torralba, Rubí, Barcelona, with the blindstamp of the publisher, Sala Gaspar, Barcelona (2 prints)
The first in good condition, with full margins. A faint stain at center. Slightly discoloration and foxing on the verso. (A three inch band of discoloration in the right margin.) The second in good condition, with full margins. Colors slightly attenuated. The sheet is faintly toned with tiny specks of foxing, mainly noticeable in the lower margin. The verso with slight offprint. Remnants of adhesive in the right edge. Unframed.
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Dimensions: the first (folded sheet): 908 by 720 mm 35 3/4 by 28 3/8 in