MARC CHAGALL 1887-1985
[Shagal, Mark, Zakharovich, Moses]
Vitebsk, Belarus 1887-1985 Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Alpes-Maritimes (Russian / French)
Title: The Angel Violinist | L’Ange violoniste, 1975
Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Lithograph in Colours on Arches Wove Paper
Paper size: 66 x 50 cm. / 26 x 19.7 in.
Image size: 48 x 36 cm. / 18.9 x 14.2 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
This work was printed in 1975 in a limited edition of 50 signed and numbered impressions by Mourlot, Paris. There were also 12 artist’s proofs on Japan paper numbered with Roman numerals.
The paper bears the Arches watermark in the right margin.
Literature: Mourlot, F., & Sorlier, C., (1984). Chagall: The Lithographs V: 1974-1979 (Catalogue Raisonné). D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, Inc.
Reference: Mourlot 833
Condition: Very good condition. A band of pale staining along the upper and lower sheet edge. Stray printing ink in the upper and lower left corners.