Prints and Photography

August 08 - 13, 2020

Online Auction
LOT 35
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
  • Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
  • Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
  • Marc Chagall (1887-1985)

35

Marc Chagall (1887-1985), Russian/French

VASE AUX AMOUREUX (LITHOGRAPH FOR A CATALOGUE), 1959 [MOURLOT, 217; CRAMER BOOKS, 37]

Lithograph in black ink on Arches paper with centre fold; signed and numbered 281/300 in pencil (there were also 50 hors commerce). The full sheet, folded as issued. Published by Mourlot, Paris for the exhibition at Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, 1959.

Sheet 8 x 12.5 in — 20.3 x 31.8 cm

Estimate $1,200-$1,800

Realised: $2,040
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

This lithograph appeared as the frontispiece of the deluxe catalogue for the exhibition by Marc Chagall in 1959 at Musée des Art Décoratifs, Paris.

Provenance:

Kyle’s Gallery, Victoria, BC labels verso;
Jenkins Showler Gallery, White Rock, BC;
Private Collection, Toronto