CHARLES SORLIER AFTER MARC CHAGALL
1921 - 1990
THE TRIBE OF JUDAH (M. CS. 15)
Lithograph printed in colors, 1964, signed in pencil and numbered III/LXXV (there is also an edition of 150 in Arabic numerals plus ten artist's proofs), from Twelve Maquettes of Stained Glass Windows for Jerusalem, on Arches wove paper, published by Mourlot, Paris, framed
image: 615 by 460 mm 24¼ by 18⅛ in
sheet: 741 by 528 mm 29⅛ by 20¾ in
With full margins, in generally good condition except the colors are attenuated, most noticeable in the red. The sheet with pale uneven paper discoloration, occasional soft handling creases and a few skinned areas along sheet edges verso associated with previous hinging.
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