Lithograph on Japon Nacre Paper
ed. 7 of 50
14" x 19.5"
19" x 24.5" x 1" Framed
Signed Miró., lower right
The Museum of Modern Art Lending Service tag, verso
One of fifteen color lithographs illustrating the text Le Lézard aux Plumes d’Or, a series of the artist’s own poems. Published by Louis Broder, Paris; printed at Atelier Fernand Mourlot, Paris. Mourlot 460.
In 1963, Joan Miro and his publisher Louis Broder embarked on the first edition of "Le Lézard aux Plumes d'Or", a series of 18 color lithographs to accompany a poem. However, due to defects in the manufacturing of the paper that affected the colors, the edition was cancelled.