16 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 1,800 - GBP 2,000
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
Le Repas chez Dryas from Daphnis et Chloe (Mourlot 334; cf. Cramer books 46)
lithograph in colours, 1961, on wove paper, from the book edition of 250 (there were also 20 hors commerce impressions and a signed edition of 60), published by Tériade, Paris, the full sheet, with central vertical fold, as published, some pale light-staining and backboard staining, otherwise in generally good condition, framed
L., S. 422 x 638 mm.
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