JOHN MIRO: LIFE & ART
JOHN MIRO: LIFE & ART JOHN MIRO 1. LIFE & WORK (I) CHILDHOOD AND WORK, TO 1919 Miró came from a family of craftsmen. His father Miquel, the son of a blacksmith, was a goldsmith from the vicinity of Tarragona in southern Catalonia; his mother, Dolors Ferrà, was the daughter of a carpenter from Mallorca. He initially obeyed his family’s wishes that he follow a business career by studying at the Escuela de Comercio in Barcelona from 1907 to 1910, but in 1911 an attack of typhus, coupled with…
Woman in front of the sun I, 1974 - Joan Miro - WikiArt.org
‘Woman in front of the sun I’ was created in 1974 by Joan Miro in Abstract Expressionism style. Find more prominent pieces of abstract at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.
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Picasso and Miro: The power of the press | Christie's
If Picasso bent the facilities of printmaking to his will, testing them to near destruction, Miró was more respectful of the medium’s traditions — as evidenced by the many standout works in our Prints & Multiples sale in New York