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Joan Miró

Exclusive images of Joan Miró at work and play

The photographs are included in an exhibition of the Spanish artist's sculptures at the Centro Botín in Santander

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Joan Miró and the Spanish ceramacist Josep Llorens Artigas during their visit to see the cave drawings at Altamira in 1957.

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This picture from 1968 shows Miró painting La Caresse d’un oiseau (the caress of a bird) at The Maeght Foundation, Saint-Paul de Vence.

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The artist gazes upon Jeune fille s’evadant (girl escaping) in 1968 at The Maeght Foundation in Saint-Paul de Vence. The work combines a red pair of mannequin legs with a water hydrant head and sponge torso (out of shot).

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Miró and his wife Pilar Juncosa with their grandchildren Joan and Teo at the artist's Taller Sert studio in Palma de Mallorca in 1978.

Image of JOAN MIRÓ: SCULPTURES 1928-1982

Installation view of the Miró exhibition at the Centro Botín.

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The exhibition Joan Miró: Sculptures 1928-82 is on show at the Centro Botín in Santander, northern Spain, until 2 September.