2 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 14,900
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
After Marc Chagall
Le Soleil couchant, from Nice et la Côte d'Azur (Charles Sorlier 26)
lithograph in colours, 1967, from the set of 12, on Arches, signed in pencil, numbered IX/LXXV (there were also 150 numbered in Arabic numerals and ten artist's proofs), published by F. Mourlot, Paris, the full sheet, a deckle edge at right, the colours fresh, a very pale band of mount staining, hinged to the mount with cloth tape at the upper and left sheet edges verso, otherwise in very good condition, framed
L. 595 x 460 mm., S. 743 x 524 mm.
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