Sale 18BP02 | Lot 19

CHAGALL, MARC The Story of the Exodus.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

Lot Details

Lot 19
CHAGALL, MARC The Story of the Exodus.
Paris and New York: Leon Amiel, 1966. First edition, number 214 of 250 copies of Arches paper signed by Chagall on the justification. Original printed wrappers, the text and plates loose in wrappers as issued, housed in the original folding buckram case. 19 3/4 x 14 1/2 inches (50 x 36 cm); with 23 lithographs in color (of 24, without final plate), 103 pp., contents leaf. The contents fine and bright, the case with splits and some staining.
One of Chagall's most celebrated works, The Story of the Exodus pairs finely printed text with vibrantly colored lithographs presenting the powerful spiritual nature of the tale through Chagall's mastery of the medium.


Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
Sold for $18,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
Sold for $18,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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