05-18-2012 05-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00PMCalender

Marc Chagall (French/Russian, 1887-1985) Two Images from FABLES

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM


Marc Chagall (French/Russian, 1887-1985)

Two Images from FABLES, written by Jean de La Fontaine: Le mort et le malheureux, plate 7; and L'ours et l'amateur de jardin, plate 83, both published 1952, total edition of 200 (Cramer, 22). The former signed "Marc Chagall" in pencil l.r. and numbered "7" in pencil l.l.; the latter unsigned. Etchings on paper, plate sizes 11 5/8 x 9 1/4 in. (29.3 x 23.3 cm), the former matted, both unframed.
Condition: Subtle toning.

Estimate $600-800


Marc Chagall, Jean de La Fontaine