Lot 89: MARC CHAGALL | Disrobing her with his own hand... (Mourlot 39)
28 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Lithograph printed in colors, 1948, signed in pencil, annotated 'Pl. 4', numbered 16/90 (from the total edition of 111), plate four from Four Tales from the Arabian Nights, on laid paper, published by Pantheon, New York
The print is in good condition, with margins. Faint light-stain. A small loss in upper right corner. Some faint remnants of previous hinging at sheet edges on recto. One spot of surface soiling in upper left margin. A faint fox mark in lower left margin next to numbering. The verso in generally good condition with faint mat-stain and a horizontal line of adhesive from previous hinging. Scattered faint fox marks.
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Dimensions: image: 370 by 280 mm 14 1/2 by 11 in