Femme devant l’étoile filante

By Joan Miro SKU:200993

Joan Miró's ""Femme devant l'étoile filante"" (Woman in Front of the Shooting Star), painted in 1949, is a truly special artwork. This masterpiece captures Miró's unique blend of abstraction and symbolism, presenting a dreamlike scene where a woman gazes at a shooting star. The painting's rich colors and flowing lines evoke a sense of wonder and mystery, inviting viewers to delve into the realms of imagination. Miró's ability to convey profound emotions through abstract forms makes ""Femme devant l'étoile filante"" a cherished and celebrated painting, leaving a lasting impression on the world of modern art.

54 cm

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Total € 250

Title: “Joan Miró’s Enigmatic Vision: Femme devant l’étoile filante”

Year Painted: 1949

In 1949, Joan Miró gifted the world with an enigmatic masterpiece – “Femme devant l’étoile filante” or “Woman in Front of the Shooting Star.” This exceptional artwork exemplifies Miró’s unique ability to blend abstraction and symbolism, inviting viewers into a dreamlike world of wonder.

The painting portrays a woman gazing at a shooting star, creating a scene that transcends reality and delves into the realm of imagination. Miró’s use of flowing lines and rich colors infuses the composition with a sense of fluidity and movement, as if the woman and the star are in an eternal dance.

The shooting star serves as a powerful symbol, representing fleeting moments and the passing of time. The woman’s contemplative gaze invites viewers to reflect on the transient nature of life and the beauty of fleeting experiences.

“Femme devant l’étoile filante” is special because it captures the essence of Miró’s artistic brilliance and his ability to evoke profound emotions through abstract forms. The painting’s ambiguity invites multiple interpretations, allowing each viewer to connect with the artwork in a deeply personal way.

Miró’s unique visual language transcends traditional representation, delving into the subconscious and stirring the imagination. He invites viewers to embrace the uncertainty and mystery of life, encouraging a contemplative journey into the realms of possibility.

The year 1949 was a significant period in the art world, with Miró continuing to explore the boundaries of abstraction and symbolism. “Femme devant l’étoile filante” reflects the artist’s unwavering dedication to his own artistic vision, pushing the boundaries of expression and inspiring future generations of artists.

The painting’s enduring appeal lies in its ability to evoke a sense of wonder and curiosity. It continues to captivate and resonate with audiences worldwide, as they embark on their own introspective journey when confronted with Miró’s enigmatic masterpiece.

In conclusion, Joan Miró’s “Femme devant l’étoile filante,” painted in 1949, remains an enigmatic vision that invites viewers to explore the intersection of abstraction and symbolism. Its timeless allure and profound themes of transience and imagination make it a very special and celebrated painting. As we gaze into the woman’s contemplative eyes and follow the trajectory of the shooting star, we are reminded of the enduring power of art to inspire and transport us to realms beyond the ordinary.

Original size:
50 x 68 cm (width x height)
Art style:
Minimal order width:
40 cm
Maximum order width:
122 cm

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