|Self Portrait Frontespiece Original Lithograph
by Marc Chagall
|Self Portrait Frontespiece
Lithograph Framed and Matted
Original lithograph in colors on white wove paper by Marc Chagall. Titled Self Portrait – Frontespiece, the lithograph shows a profile of the artist in blue and red, along with other images from Chagall’s dream world genre. Published in Chagall, Lithograph I by Andre Sauret, Monte Carlo in 1960. From the unsigned edition of several thousand. (It was printed at the same time and from the same stones as the signed and numbered version.) Referenced as number 282 in Mourlot’s Catalogue Raisonne of Chagall’s Lithographs.
– Title: Self Portrait – Frontespiece
– Artist: Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)
– Year: 1960
– Image area: 12-1/2 inches H x 9-1/2 inches W (31.8 cm H x 24.1 cm W)
– Sheet size: 12-1/2 inches H x 9-1/2 inches W (31.8 cm H x 24.1 cm W)
– Frame size: 25 inches H x 21 inches W (63.5 cm H x 53.3 cm W)
In excellent condition, with rich colors. Since the sheet is floated in the frame, image and sheet size are the same. Small bump lower right corner of sheet. Framed in a antiqued gold and black custom frame and matted in creme linen matting, with a gold fillet. All materials are acid-free. Covered with UV-resistant acrylic to protect the fresh colors. Works such as this sell in high-end galleries for $4,000-6,000.
Price is $995 USD. The original Certificate of Authenticity for the piece from Galerie Michael in Beverly Hills, CA will be provided to the buyer. Free shipping on this piece to North America. Insurance included in shipping. Please call or email if you wish to purchase this delightful work.