Prévert, Jacques & G. Ribemont-Dessaignes
Joan Miró. (With an original signed watercolour)
Paris : Maeght Editeur, 1956. First edition. Quarto, original cards with lithographed dust jacket and glassine wrapper, pp. 219, 8 colour lithographs (3 folding), extensively illustrated in colour and black and white; a fine copy. Signed and inscribed by Miró on the half-title ‘à Sandberg avec toute mon amitié’, with an original watercolour and ink drawing (215 x 180 mm) in four colours, an abstracted figurative work (self-portrait?). Slight wave to the paper and browning to edges, else very good. Cramer 39.
A fine Miró publication with original artwork.
Provenance: Sotheby’s, Amsterdam, 1985, sale 403/404, lot 208; Swann Galleries, New York, 2019, 19th & 20th Century Prints & Drawings, sale 2500, lot 535