• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7747

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    17 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 28

    Marc Chagall (1887-1985)

    Le Verger de Philétas, from: Daphnis et Chloé (M. 326; cf. C. books 46)

    Price Realised  

    Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
    Le Verger de Philétas, from: Daphnis et Chloé (M. 326; cf. C. books 46)
    lithograph in colours, 1961, on Arches, signed in pencil, numbered 28/60 (there was also an unsigned book edition of 250 and twenty hors commerce copies), published by Tériade, Paris, the full sheet, a deckle edge below, pale mount and light-staining, the colours somewhat attenuated, two flecks of printer's ink in the lower margin, otherwise in good condition
    L. 425 x 643 mm., S. 540 x 760 mm.


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