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    29 - 30 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 59

    MARC CHAGALL

    Jean Paulhan, De Mauvais Sujets, Les Bibliophiles de l'Union Française, Paris, 1958 (C. books 35)

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    MARC CHAGALL
    Jean Paulhan, De Mauvais Sujets, Les Bibliophiles de l'Union Française, Paris, 1958 (C. books 35)
    the complete set of ten etchings with aquatint in colors, hors-texte, title page, text in French and justification, on Arches, signed by the artist, author and president of the book club on the colophon, copy 73 of 112 (there were an additional 25 artist's copies lettered A-Y), with full margins, loose (as issued), minor time staining, some minor offsetting and time staining to the text pages, otherwise in very good condition, original paper wrappers, paper-covered protective boards with title stamped in gilt on spine and matching slipcase (the boards and slipcase with wear and tear at the edges). (440 x 335 mm.)
    album


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