Marc Chagall, Daphnis and Chloé: Death of Dorcon, 1961
Artist: Marc Chagall, 1887-1985
Title: Daphnis and Chloé: Death of Dorcon
Medium: Mixed media work on Arches paper, hand-painted by the artist
Signature: Annotated 'Bon à tirer après corrections' by Charles Sorlier in pencil
Description: A unique and vibrant mixed media bon à tirer impression of the second state, hand-painted by the artist on a lithographic touch plate. Annotated 'Épreuve d'essai retouchée par Chagall avant le bon à tirer' by Sorlier lower left. Annotated and signed by Charles Sorlier verso, before the signed and numbered edition. From the folio of 42 lithographs for 'Daphnis and Chloé' by Longus. Printed by Charles Sorlier at the Atelier Mourlot, Paris. Published by Tériade, Paris. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Comité Marc Chagall.
Reference: Mourlot 320; Cramer 46
Dimensions: 22 3/16 x 30 1/16 in.
Framed Dimensions: 22 3/16 x 30 1/16 in.
Inventory Number: 914778Categories: Marc Chagall, Museum Quality Tag: Mixed media