Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)
Le Baiser de Chloe, from Daphnis and Chloe (Mourlot 316; Cramer books 46)
Lithograph printed in colours, 1961, on Arches, signed and numbered 17/60 in pencil, printed by Mourlot, Paris, published by Tériade, Paris, with full margins, 540 x 375mm (21 1/4 x 14 3/4in) (SH) (unframed)
Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)
L'atelier ensoleillé (Mourlot 712)
Lithograph printed in colours, 1974, on Arches, signed and numbered 7/50 in pencil, printed by Fernand Mourlot, Paris, published by Editions Maeght, Paris, with full margins, 450 x 350mm (17 3/4 x 13 3/4in)(I)
 
Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)
The Blue Pirouette (Mourlot 471)
Lithograph printed in colours, 1966, on japan, signed and inscribed 'X/XXV' in pencil, one of 25 proofs aside from the numbered edition of 50, printed by Mourlot, Paris, published by Charles Sorlier, Paris, with margins, 365 x 270mm (14 3/8 x 10 5/8in)(I)
 
Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)
Frontispiece, from The Story of Exodus (Mourlot 444)
Lithograph printed in colours, 1966, on japan, signed in pencil, from the edition of 20 on this paper (there was also an edition of 250 printed on Arches), published by L. Amiel, Paris, with margins, 520 x 380mm (20 1/2 x 15in)(SH)(unframed)
 
 Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)
Chagall Lithographe I-VI (Cramer 43, 56, 77, 94)
The complete set of six volumes, 1960-1986, comprising 28 lithographs printed in colours, with text in German, printed by Mourlot Freres, Paris, bound in boards, in the original lithographed paper wrappers, overall 325 x 250mm (12 3/4 x 9 3/4in) (6) (vol)
 
 




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