Sale 322 Lot 251
Joan Miro Lithographs I-VI. Text in English. New York and Paris: Tudor, 1972; Leon Amiel, 1975; Maeght, 1977, 1981, and 1992.
6 vols. 4to, publisher's cloth, dust jackets, wraparounds and glassine to vols. II-IV. Vols. 1 and 2 with 11 original lithographs each; vols. 3 and 4 with five original lithographs each. Light offsetting from some plates; backstrip beginning to detach from text-block, vol. 6; otherwise fine.
[Together with:] Miro Engravings, 1928-1975. New York: Rizzoli, (1989). 3 vols. 4to, publisher's cloth, dust jackets. With two original color woodcut engravings in each volume (6 total). Light soiling to boards and ghosting from plates.
Estimate $ 2,000-4,000
I: dust jacket price-clipped; ghosting from plates.
II: hinges starting; light offsetting from plates.
III: light offsetting from plates.
IV: light offsetting from plates.
V: light toning to edges of jacket; bookseller's sticker to rear pastedown.
VI: 1/2-inch tear to upper jacket; hinges starting with spine threating to detach from text block; bookseller's sticker to rear pastedown.
I: dust jacket bumped at lower corner; price sticker to rear dust jacket; light soiling to jacket; ghosting from plates.
II: ghosting from plates; light soiling to jacket.
III: ghosting from platse; light soiling to jacket.