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MARC CHAGALL 1887-1985
[Shagal, Mark, Zakharovich, Moses]
Vitebsk, Belarus 1887-1985 Saint-Paul-de-Vence (Russian/French)

Title: The Sunny Studio | L’Atelier Ensoleillé, 1974

Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Lithograph in Colours on Arches Wove Paper

Paper size: 65 x 49.5 cm. / 25.6 x 19.5 in.
Image size: 45 x 35 cm. / 17.7 x 13.8 in.

Additional Information: This original lithograph in colours is hand signed in pencil by the artist “Marc Chagall” at the lower right margin.
It is also numbered in pencil, from the edition of 50 at the lower left margin. There were also seven artist’s proofs printed on Japan paper.
This work was printed in 1974 in a limited edition of 50 signed and numbered impressions by Fernand Mourlot, Paris. It was published by Éditions Maeght, Paris.
The paper bears the Arches watermark in the right margin.

Literature: Mourlot, F., & Sorlier, C., (1998). Chagall: The Lithographs I (Catalogue Raisonné). D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, Inc.
Reference: Mourlot 712

Condition: Very good condition. A skillfully repaiired 1.5 inch vertical tear at the upper left corner. Minor pale time-staining around the image. Remnants of hinging tape at two points along the upper sheet edge.