Thursday, October 23, 2014

CHAGALL, MARC. PAULHAN, JEAN. De Mauvais Sujets.

CHAGALL, MARC. Russian/French, 1887-1985.
PAULHAN, JEAN. De Mauvais Sujets. Paris: Les Bibliophiles de l'Union Française, 1958.
Folio (435 x 328 mm). 56, [3] pp. Illustrated with 10 original color etchings with aquatint by Marc Chagall, printed by Lacourière et Frélaut. Loose as issued in publisher's printed wrappers; hand-painted chemise gilt-lettered on spine; uniform hand-painted slipcase.

WITH 10 COLOR ETCHINGS BY CHAGALL, LIMITED EDITION, no 7 of 112 exemplars printed on Arches wove paper from a total edition of 153. Signed by Chagall, Paulhan and by Leon Léal (club President) on the justification page. Chapon p 165; Cramer 35; Monod 8903.

http://www.bonhams.com/auctions/22593/lot/51/

http://zaidan.ca/Art_Gallery/Chagall/Marc-Chagall.htm