The Descent Toward Sodom
by Marc Chagall

Available at Gilden's Arts Gallery

  • Date: 1956
  • Type: Prints
  • Medium: Etching
  • Edition size: 58/100
  • Sheet Size: 53.5 X 39 cm
  • Signed: Signed
  • Condition: Pristine
  • Price: Price on Application

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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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