Sale 532 Lot 19

* MIR”, Joan (1893-1983). Lapidari. Llibre de les Propietats de les Pedres. Barcelona: Maeght, 1981.

Oblong folio (358 x 498 mm). 24 original etchings by Mirů including 12 in color. (A few margins with very minor soiling or offsetting). Loose as issued in original cloth folding case, upper cover set with a slice from a geode (some minor soiling to edges). LIMITED EDITION, number 33 of 130 copies on velin d'Arches SIGNED BY MIRO of a total edition of 145 copies. Mirů's illustrations accompany text written by anonymous Catalan authors of the 15th century about the properties of different stones. A FINE COPY, RARE AT AUCTION.


Estimate $ 6,000-8,000

Property from the Private Collection of Janice Schur, Milwaukee, Wisconsin







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