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    Sale 1990

    Prints And Multiples

    29 - 30 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 76

    MARC CHAGALL

    Poèmes, Cramer Editeur, Geneva, 1968 (C. books 74)

    Price Realised  

    MARC CHAGALL
    Poèmes, Cramer Editeur, Geneva, 1968 (C. books 74)
    the complete set of 24 unsigned woodcuts in colors (six with collage), hors-texte, title page, text in French, on Rives, signed in pencil on the justification, copy 153 of 226 (the first 26 were on Japon nacré, there were also 12 hors commerce copies Roman numerals), loose (as issued), with margins, the palest toning and slight offsetting, a few pale foxmarks (primarily on the text pages), otherwise in very good condition, original paper wrapper, beige cloth-covered boards with vellum spine stamped with gilt title and matching slipcase (very minor wear). 393 x 304 mm. album


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