This etching is hand-coloured by the artist in yellow, red and green watercolour.
It is signed in pencil "M. Ch." in the lower right margins.
It is numbered in pencil "58/100" on the lower left margins.
The work is from "The Bible" series and was printed by Raymond Haasen, Paris in 1958 in a limited edition of 100 hand coloured impressions.
It is the 8th plate in the series of 105 images that Chagall created for his important series published by Tériade, Paris. Literature:
1. Cramer, Patrick. Marc Chagall, The Illustrated Books: Catalogue Raisonné.
Reference: Cramer 30
2. Marc Chagall and Ambroise Vollard: Complete Catalogue of Etchings by Marc Chagall commissioned by Ambroise Vollard, ed. Charles Sorlier.
Reference: Vollard 206 Condition: Good Condition. Paper mildly discoloured.
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