Marc Chagall - Frontispiece
Original lithograph, in colours, 1969 , on Arches watermarked paper, signed by the artist in pencil
Edition: Hors Commerce Proof (HC) . There was also a large series of unsigned Lithographs, with no margins, of this series. There was also a signed and numbered edition of 75 copies with wide margins
Reference: Mourlot 965
Note: This was made as an insert in The print catalogue Raisonee published by Mourlot in 1969. Our work comes from different edition, however, with wide margins, signed and numbered.
The work has many of the ingredients which Chagall loved so much: The Musician with his violin, the couple and a lovely bunch of flowers.
Published by: Tériade Éditeur, Paris,France
Printed by: Fernand Mourlot, Paris
Size: Sheet size: 360 x 396 mms; Image size 325 x 240 mms
Collections: Charles Sorlier, Paris
Provenance: Nahan Galleries (New York)
Literature: Chagall Lithographe" volume IV, page 35 n. 578. Cramer “Marc Chagall: The Illustrated Books” Number 77, page 238
Condition: In good condition with nice fresh colours.