This composition is made up of the plate for "Hommage à Miro (#1)" combined with the plate for "Hommage à Miro (#4)". See both in Related Works in the Catalogue below.
Bourgeois befriended artist Joan Miró in 1947 through her participation at Atelier 17, the communal print workshop founded by Stanley William Hayter, and transferred from Paris to New York during the war years.
The plate size and paper type could not be documented because this work is not in MoMA's Collection and could not be examined in person.
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