L'oiseau dressé (Standing Bird): two impressions

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  • Provenance

    Piero Crommelynck Collection, Paris
    (inkstamp on reverse)

  • Literature

    Jacques Dupin 286

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L'oiseau dressé (Standing Bird): two impressions

1960
Two soft-ground etchings, one with aquatint in colors, on Rives BFK paper, with margins.
both I. 6 7/8 x 8 1/8 in. (17.4 x 20.7 cm)
one S. 10 x 12 7/8 in. (25.4 x 32.7 cm)
one S. 12 3/8 x 17 3/4 in. (31.5 x 45.2 cm)

One dated '28/I/59.' by Miró in pencil, and one a signed and annotated 'HC' in pencil (a working proof of only the soft-ground plate and one of several hors commerce impressions, the edition was 90), printed by Robert Dutrou, Atelier Maeght and published by Maeght, Paris, both unframed.

Estimate
$3,000 - 5,000 

sold for $8,750

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Editions and Works on Paper Including Works from the Piero Crommelynck Collection

New York Auction 18 April 2017