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About Joan Miró
Joan Miró was a renowned Spanish painter and sculptor known for works such as Portrait of Vincent Nubiola, The Farm and The Tilled Field. His works went a long way in influencing numerous abstract expressionist artists such as Jackson Pollock and Alexander Calder.
He was born to Dolors Ferrà and Miquel Miró Adzerias. In 1929, he and Pilar Juncosa tied the knot. They had a daughter named Dolores in 1931. He and Pilar remained married until his death from heart failure in 1983.
Throughout his lifetime, he won a number of prestigious awards for his work, including the Guggenheim International Award in 1958.
In 2012, his famous 1963 painting Peinture (Étoile Bleue), also known as Painting (Blue Star), sold at an auction for £23.5 million becoming his most expensive painting.
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The works must be conceived with fire in the soul but executed with clinical coolness.Joan Miró
Joan Miró's Popularity
Joan Miró was a famous Spanish painter, who was born on April 20, 1893. As a person born on this date, Joan Miró is listed in our database as the 20th most popular celebrity for the day (April 20) and the 6th most popular for the year (1893).
People born on April 20 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Joan Miró is the 726th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Joan Miró's birthday, Joan Miró is the 52nd most famous Spanish and ranks 4th in famous people born in Barcelona, Spain.
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