• Prints & Multiples auction at Christies

    Sale 2309

    Prints & Multiples

    26 - 27 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 27

    MARC CHAGALL (1887-1985)

    Four Tales from Arabian Nights, Pantheon Books, New York, 1948 (Mourlot 36-47; Cramer books 18)

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    MARC CHAGALL (1887-1985)
    Four Tales from Arabian Nights, Pantheon Books, New York, 1948 (Mourlot 36-47; Cramer books 18)
    the complete set of 12 signed and numbered lithographs in colors, hors-texte, title page, justification, table of contents and text, on laid paper, copy 62 of 90 (there was also a deluxe edition of 10 in Roman numerals with an additional thirteenth lithograph), with full margins, loose (as issued), pale time staining, pale foxing on the reverse of several plates, otherwise each in very good condition, original folded paper cover with the title, original glacine wrappers with tie ribbons, within velvet-lined red Morocco folding box with gilt title on the spine. 18½ x 15 in. (470 x 381 mm.)
    album


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