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L'Oiseau du Feu (Firebird)
  • Joán Miró
    1893–1983
    born: Barcelona, Spain ; died: Palma de Mallorca, Spain
  • L'Oiseau du Feu (Firebird), 1967
  • Where object was made: Spain
  • color etching
  • Paper Type: Rives BFK
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 560 x 788 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 750 x 1042 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 22 1/16 x 31 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 29 1/2 x 41 in
    Frame Dimensions: 32 1/4 x 42 3/4 x 3/4 in
    Weight: 15 lbs
  • Gift of Helene Inge Connell in memory of William Inge
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0102
Description

An automatic, gestural drawing, red lines on black ground.