Autograph letter signed, one page (on `Baroine Onion Kin Air Mail`-vellum paper with printed adress), 8,5 x 10,75 inch, (Son Abrines - Calamayor* - Palma de Mallorca), 31.03.1963, in French, to a good friend of the couple Miró - Miró confirms to his sick correspondent that the specialists in Barcelona can help him and that he will then - upon request at `Lloyd` - try to visit him during his stay in Barcelona, written and signed in blue ink "Miro", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a photograph, shows Joan Miro with an artwork in front of him (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch), with intersecting letter folds (smoothed) and browning - in fine condition. "Cher ami, j'étais con- tent de recevoir votre lettre en m`annoncant votre décision de rendre d`aller consulter les spécialistes de Barcelone, qui sont de vrai sommets, vous pouvez avoir pleine confiance en eux, soyez optimistes, car ils font des cures miraculeuses, ils trouveront certainement un remède pour vous. Nous partons la semaine prochaine faire un tour en Catalogne, car il me faut prendre des vacances pour être ein forme au moment de mon exposition à Paris. Pendant votre séjour à Barcelone, j`y serai aussi et je m`enpresserai de demander de vos nouvelles à Lloyd pour nous rencontrer. Pilar se joint à moi pour vous envoyer nos plus affectueus[es] pensées. Miró" Translated: "Dear friend, I was pleased To receive your letter informing me of your decision to visit the specialists from Barcelona, who are really high level, you can have full confidence in them, be optimistic, they will make wonderful cures, they will surely find a remedy for you. Next week we will travel to Catalonia, as I need a holiday to be in good shape for my exhibition in Paris. I will also be there during your stay in Barcelona, and I will try to find out from Lloyd how you feel to meet us. Pilar and I send you many warm greetings, Miró" * In the early 1950s Miró and his wife Pilar, a native Mallorcan, bought a house (Son Abrines) at the then insignificant coastal town of Cala Mayor.
|Profession||Spanish Catalan painter, sculptor, and ceramicist born in Barcelona|
|Year of birth||1893|
|year of death||1983|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||8,5 x 10,75 (altogether 16,5 x 11,75)|
|Type of Autograph||others|
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