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Charles Sorlier (French, 1921-1990) After Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) Two Framed Posters: le plafond de Chagall

Auction:
3081T
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
Discovery - 3081T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 08, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Charles Sorlier (French, 1921-1990) After Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)

Two Framed Posters: le plafond de Chagall and Die Zauberflote/Mozart/Metropolitan Opera. Both inscribed typographically in the stones "D'APRÈS MARC CHAGALL - CH. SORLIER GRAV." l.l.; Paris l'Opera imprinted "COMMISSARIAT GÉNÉRALE AU TOURISME - PRINTED IN FRANCE - PUBLISHED BY AND FOR THE FRENCH GOVERNMENT: ED. 65/42 - IMP. MOURLOT - PARIS" l.r.; Die Zauberflote imprinted "PRINTED IN FRANCE_© MOURLOT" l.r.; Color lithographs, sizes to 25 1/2 x 39 1/4 in. Condition: Die Zauberflote with rippling, both with subtle toning, not examined out of frames.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

metropolitan opera, Charles Sorlier, Chagall, Jewish School of Paris, Levites, Lithography, Marc Chagall, Modern art, Mourlot, Neo-primitivism, Printmaking, Quotation mark, Visual arts, France, PARIS

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