Lot 168: "Chagall Windows" - Twelve Numbered Lithographs
15 November 2016
Jerusalem, IsraelLive Auction
Description: Marc Chagall, Douze Maquettes de Vitraux pour J?rusalem, [Twelve Maquettes of Stained Glass Windows for Jerusalem]. Paris: Fernand Mourlot, 1964. French. Portfolio with twelve lithographs in color (complete set) - Chagall's designs of the stained glass windows for the Synagogue of the Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Centre in Jerusalem. The lithographs were printed by Charles Sorlier, under Chagall's supervision, and are accompanied by an introduction (two leaves) by Julien Cain, with two original lithographs by Chagall. Copy no. LIV/LXXV (from an edition of seventy five copies). Each lithograph is numbered in pencil. Lithographs are not signed.  leaves +  lithographs, 52.5X74 cm. Good condition. Foxing to margins of leaves and on verso. Original cloth-covered portfolio (stains).