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Au Paradis des Fantômes

Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893–1983)

Catalogue Raisonné

Dupin 41; Cramer 7


Overall: 20 x 14.5 cm (7 7/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Artist's book with text by Benjamin Péret and one drypoint and aquatint by Miró, printed in color on blue Montval paper

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

Image repeats elements from “Série Noir et Rouge” (Dupin 32-39). Edition of 15 on blue Montval paper (with Miró print); 9 artist’s proofs of print alone on blue Montval paper; 100 on Le Roy paper (without Miró print). Drypoint printed by Roger Lacourière, Paris. Typography printed by 2 Artisans, Paris. Published by Henri Parisot (Paris, 1938).


In graphite, l.l.: 12/15 Miró


Before 2005, sold by a dealer in Paris to Irving Zucker Art Books, Inc., New York; 2013, sold by Zucker Art to the MFA. (Accession date: April 24, 2013)

Credit Line

Virginia Herrick Deknatel Purchase Fund