Portrait of Mrs Mills in 1750 (after Constable)

By Joan Miro SKU:200883

Joan Miró's ""Portrait of Mrs Mills in 1750 (after Constable),"" painted in 1928, is a remarkable example of his experimentation with different artistic styles. In this unique work, Miró pays homage to the English landscape painter John Constable while infusing his own surrealist touch. The painting features a dreamlike scene where Mrs Mills, an imaginary figure, takes center stage in a lush countryside setting reminiscent of Constable's idyllic landscapes. However, Miró's interpretation adds a sense of whimsy and abstraction, blurring the line between reality and imagination. Miró's ""Portrait of Mrs Mills in 1750"" stands out for its creative fusion of two artistic worlds and serves as a testament to the artist's versatility and innovative spirit. By reimagining Constable's classical style through a surrealist lens, Miró adds a fresh and captivating dimension to the painting, making it a very special and intriguing artwork in his prolific career.

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Title: Joan Miró – Portrait of Mrs Mills in 1750 (after Constable)
Year Painted: 1928

Joan Miró’s “”Portrait of Mrs Mills in 1750 (after Constable)”” is a captivating artwork painted in 1928 that showcases the artist’s masterful ability to blend two distinct artistic styles – surrealism and classical landscape painting. In this imaginative piece, Miró pays tribute to the renowned English painter John Constable while infusing his own surrealistic elements.

The painting features a mysterious female figure, Mrs Mills, set against a pastoral landscape reminiscent of Constable’s tranquil countryside scenes. However, Miró’s interpretation takes the viewer into a dreamlike realm, where reality intertwines with fantasy. The landscape appears fragmented and abstract, with bold colors and organic shapes that convey a sense of spontaneity and emotion.

Miró’s decision to reinterpret a work from the 18th-century Romantic era shows his admiration for the art of the past while pushing its boundaries into the modern era. By incorporating his unique visual language of symbols, biomorphic forms, and spontaneous brushwork, Miró transforms a traditional portrait into a playful and imaginative composition.

The painting’s significance lies not only in its artistic innovation but also in its historical context. The 1920s was a period of artistic experimentation and cultural transformation, and Miró was at the forefront of the Surrealist movement. Through works like “”Portrait of Mrs Mills in 1750 (after Constable),”” he challenged traditional artistic conventions, encouraging viewers to see the world through a new lens.

The fusion of classical and modern elements in this painting exemplifies Miró’s ability to bridge the gap between tradition and innovation. It serves as a testament to his artistic prowess and his ability to infuse new life into established art forms.

Today, “”Portrait of Mrs Mills in 1750 (after Constable)”” is considered an iconic piece within Miró’s extensive body of work. Its uniqueness lies not only in its aesthetic beauty but also in its representation of the artist’s creative philosophy. The painting continues to inspire and captivate audiences, making it a very special and highly sought-after artwork in the art world.

In conclusion, Joan Miró’s “”Portrait of Mrs Mills in 1750 (after Constable)”” is a testament to the artist’s ingenuity and ability to merge different artistic styles seamlessly. Its timeless appeal and artistic significance make it an extraordinary piece that continues to captivate art enthusiasts and collectors alike.

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50 x 68 cm (width x height)
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122 cm

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