Miró Prints and Books from New York Collections

Oct 17, 1993–Jan 11, 1994


Joan Miró. Woman and Dog in Front of the Moon (Femme et chien devant la lune). 1935, published 1936. Pochoir, composition: 20 3/16 × 17 7/8″ (51.3 × 45.4 cm); sheet: 25 11/16 × 19 5/8″ (65 × 49.8 cm). Publisher: Group Adlan, Barcelona. Printer: unknown. Edition: 60. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Victor Thaw (by exchange). © 2016 Successió Miró / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

Miró Prints and Books from New York Collections highlights the Museum’s extensive collection and supplements it with fine examples from local institutions and private collectors. These works in intaglio, lithography, woodcut, and pochoir demonstrate Miró’s special attraction to a variety of materials and techniques, and his characteristic inventiveness in using them.

Organized by Deborah Wye, curator, Department of Prints and Illustrated Books.

Joan Miró is sponsored by Argentaria, Corporación Bancaria de España.

Additional support for Joan Miró has been provided by the Generalitat of Catalonia (Autonomous Government of Catalonia), The International Council of The Museum of Modern Art, and the National Endowment for the Arts. An indemnity for the exhibition has been granted by the Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities. Transportation assistance has been provided by Iberia Airlines of Spain.


  • Miró prints & books from New York collections : October 17, 1993-January 11, 1994, the Museum of Modern Art, New York, Paul J. Sachs Gallery and Tatyana Grosman Gallery Out of print, 6 pages


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