Ruthven Todd Album, An Alien World For Dolores Miro: Five Impressions
Artist: Joan Miro
Artwork: Ruthven Todd Album, An Alien World For Dolores Miro: Five Impressions
Size: all i. approx. 25 x 21; all s. various sizes: largest s. 57.7 x 39.6 cm
Medium: Five works, including four etching and aquatints in colors (one with hand additions in white and black gouache), and a pochoir with hand-coloring in yellow and purple, on rives bfk and wove paper, with full margins
Creation year: 1947
Marks: Annotated 'epreuve reprise par J.M (pour cliche) (test taken by J.M (for cliche), essai encrage couleur (color ink test), mauvaise, noir bave (wrong, black ink has run), essai encrage couleur (color ink test) respectively by Piero Crommelynck in pencil, and the pochoir dated 'I 28/1/57' with directions by Miro in pencil, printed by the artist and Stanley William Hayter at Atelier 17, New York
Category: Prints
Artwork details : Set of 5, all unsigned unique working proofs without the text/poem, there were only 6-10 impressions printed with text
Provenance: Piero Crommelynck Collection, Paris; (inkstamp on reverse)