Les Vitraux de Jerusalem(139 views)
Description: SIGNED LIMITED FIRST EDITION, one of only 300 copies signed by Chagall. Illustrated with an original black and white lithograph and 27 full-page plates (several double-page). The twelve stained glass Jerusalem Windows, one for each of the twelve tribes of Israel, were designed by Chagall for the Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center Synagogue in Jerusalem. Les Vitraux de Jerusalem includes excerpts from Chagall's Ma vie, discussions of the windows and Chagall's work, and Biblical passages corresponding to the windows. Paris: Musee des Arts Decoratifs, 1961. A few smudges to wrappers. A fine copy. Rare.
Artist or Maker: Chagall, Marc