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March 2024: Day Two

Fri, Mar 15, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1286

Marc Chagall (French/Russian, 1887-1985) Lithographic Poster 1962, "The Bay of Angels", H 39" W 25"

Estimate: $600 - $800

Bid Increments

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$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
This lithograph by Marc Chagall was commissioned by the French Tourist Office to promote publicity for Nice and the Cote d’Azur in foreign countries, from the unnumbered edition of 5000 with text, published by the Editions of the French Tourist Commission, printed by Mourlot, Paris, the full sheet, unframed. Catalogue Raisonne: No. 38 "Chagall's Posters Catalogue Raisonne" by Charles Sorlier Provenance: Sheldon Ross Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan; Property from the Estate of David Lebenbom, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Condition

with soft handling creases, pale time staining along the extreme sheet edge, minor hard crease to the extreme lower right corner, miscellaneous pale staining along the extreme upper sheet margin (unobtrusive to the image). | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.
Sheldon Ross Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan; Property from the Estate of David Lebenbom, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan