Marc Chagall (French/Russian, 1887-1985)
Lot of Three Plates from BIBLE: Ange du paradis Ruth glaneuse, and Boaz se réveille et voit Ruth à ses Pieds, from the edition of 6500, published by Editions de la Revue VERVE, Paris (Mourlot, 121 ,246, and 249). Unsigned. Color lithographs on paper, sight sizes 13 3/4 x 10 in. (34.8 x 25.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frames.
Provenance: Estate of an arts benefactor, New York.
Boaz has been removed from its frame for examination; the image is printed to the edges of the sheet with a black and white image on the verso. The sheet size is 14 x 10 1/4 in. (35.5 x 26.2 cm). The sheet is hinged to the window mat using linen tape at two points along the top edge.