Lot 90: MARC CHAGALL | Man with Samovar (M. 4)
28 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Lithograph with handcoloring, 1922-23, signed in pencil, dated 'Berlin 1922', one of two handcolored artist's proofs aside from the edition of 35, on laid paper, framed
The print is in generally good condition, with full margins. Traces of discoloration in the margins and faint mat-stain. Tiny tears and thin spots in the upper right corner margin where previously hinged. The verso with discoloration, slight skin spots from old hinges in the edges.
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Dimensions: image: 415 by 270 mm 16 3/8 by 10 5/8 in