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After Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat

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3203B
Lot:
57
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

After Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)

Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, 1949, published as the exhibition poster Ville de Nice/Chagall..., by Fernand Mourlot, Paris, in 1952, edition of 750 (Sorlier Posters, p. 73-74). Signed and dated within the matrix. Color lithograph on paper, sheet size 38 3/4 x 24 3/4 in. (98.3 x 62.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Linen-backed, text beneath image folded underneath plus additional handling and other minor creases, unobtrusive toning, minor soiling, masking tape to recto along lower edge, tear to upper edge.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

The sheet is folded just underneath the "CHAGALL" line and shows resulting minor damage to ink. The tear to the upper edge is vertical and just touches the "e" in "DE."


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Paris, Artists, Chagall, Fernand, Fernand Mourlot, Lithography, Marc Chagall, Mourlot, Printmaking, Visual arts

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