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Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) Two Images from THE STORY OF EXODUS

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2609B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)

Two Images from THE STORY OF EXODUS, 1966: Il lui donna deux tables de la Loi... and Il écrivit sur les tables les termes du pacte et même dix commandements, edition of 250 plus proofs (Mourlot, 459 & 462). Unsigned. Color lithographs on paper, image sizes 18 x 13 in. (45.7 x 33.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Toning, not examined out of frames.
Estimate $800-1,200

Moses Receiving the tablets has been removed from the frame. The sheet measures 20 x 14 1/2 in., with at least three deckled edges and a partial Arches watermark. The upper edge is covered with masking tape. The sheet is toned and the verso has corrugation staining.

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