Chagall, Bible [Verve nos 33 and 34], lithographed illustrations, 1956, inscribed by Chagall
Chagall, Bible [Verve nos 33 and 34], lithographed illustrations, 1956, inscribed by Chagall
Chagall, Bible [Verve nos 33 and 34], lithographed illustrations, 1956, inscribed by Chagall
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Chagall, Bible [Verve nos 33 and 34], lithographed illustrations, 1956, inscribed by Chagall

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

Chagall, Bible [Verve nos 33 and 34], lithographed illustrations, 1956, inscribed by Chagall

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

Lot Sold:5,000GBP

Lot Details

Description

CHAGALL, MARC

Bible [Verve, vol. VIII, nos 33 and 34]. Paris: Editions de la revue Verve, 1956


large 4to (354 x 261mm.), THE COMPLETE SET OF 29 LITHOGRAPHS, 17 in colour, and 105 héliogravures after etchings by the artist, an additional colour lithograph printed on the covers, text in French by Meyer Shapiro and Jean Wahl, illustrated boards, cloth slipcase, one text leaf slightly torn at foot, spine chipped at head and foot, a few small stains to upper cover


INSCRIBED AND SIGNED on the title-page by the artist, "Pour Mme Gita Feldman. Marc Chagall. 1957. Vence". Chagall's illustrations for the Bible were originally made between 1930 and 1935.

Condition Report

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Chagall, Bible [Verve nos 33 and 34], lithographed illustrations, 1956, inscribed by Chagall
Chagall, Bible [Verve nos 33 and 34], lithographed illustrations, 1956, inscribed by Chagall
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