1 July 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,625
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 2,000
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
Elijah Carried to Heaven, plate 89 from 'La Bible' (Cramer Books 30)
etching with original hand-colouring, 1958, on Vélin d'Arches, signed with the initials in pencil, numbered V/V, presumably a proof aside from the edition of one hundred, published by Tériade, Paris, with full margins, small areas of pale staining in the left and right extreme sheet edges, in excellent overall condition, framed
P. 315 x 240 mm., S. 530 x 386 mm.
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