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“THE HARVEST OF A GAZE TRAINED ON WONDER”

(CHAGALL, Marc) CAIN, Julien and SORLIER, Charles. The Lithographs of Marc Chagall. Monte Carlo, New York, Boston, 1960-86. Six volumes.

Mixed first French, German and English editions of all six volumes in the catalogue raisonné of Chagall’s lithographs, richly illustrated with 28 original lithographs (including the dust jackets). Volume I inscribed, “To Shirlyy [sic] and Jack Mandel, Marc Chagall, N.Y. 1963.” $17,000.

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LITHOGRAPHS OF CHAGALL, WITH 28 ORIGINAL PRINTS

CAIN, Julien and SORLIER, Charles. Lithographs of Marc Chagall [German edition]. Monte Carlo, 1960-86. Six volumes.

First editions, German language issue, of the six-volume catalogue raisonné of Chagall’s lithographs, richly illustrated with 28 original lithographs (including the dust jackets). $11,500.

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LITHOGRAPHS OF CHAGALL, WITH 28 ORIGINAL PRINTS

(CHAGALL, Marc) CAIN, Julien and SORLIER, Charles. Lithographs of Marc Chagall. Monte Carlo, New York, Boston, 1960-86. Six volumes.

First editions in English of the six-volume catalogue raisonné of Chagall’s lithographs, richly illustrated with 28 original lithographs (including the dust jackets). $11,500.

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ONE OF ONLY 100 COPIES SIGNED BY IVAN ALBRIGHT, MARC CHAGALL, WILLEM DE KOONING, JOAN MIRÓ, AND GEORGIA O'KEEFFE

FELDSTEIN, Janice J., editor. The Art Institute of Chicago. 100 Masterpieces. Chicago, Illinois, 1978.

Deluxe signed limited first edition of this work celebrating the first 100 years at the Art Institute and its 100 most beloved masterpieces, number 26 of only 100 copies signed by Ivan Albright, Marc Chagall (actually inscribed: "Pour Art Inst. Chicago Marc Chagall 1979"), Willem de Kooning, Joan Miró, and Georgia O'Keeffe, strikingly illustrated with 100 color folio reproductions of the Art Institute's finest works, beautifully bound in full padded morocco and in publisher's morocco-gilt clamshell box. $6500.

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“THE SAME RELIGIOUS FORCE AS THE BIBLE ITSELF”

CHAGALL, Marc. Illustrations for the Bible. New York, 1956.

Scarce first American edition, published the same year as the first Paris edition, of Chagall’s extraordinary illustrations for the Hebrew Bible, with 105 etchings reproduced in heliogravure, as well as 12 black-and-white and 16 color lithographs prepared by Chagall especially for the present work and printed by Mourlot Frères, in very scarce original dust jacket. $6500.

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MY LIFE, BOLDLY INSCRIBED BY CHAGALL IN THE YEAR OF PUBLICATION WITH ORIGINAL SELF-PORTRAIT SKETCH

CHAGALL, Marc. My Life. New York, 1960.

First edition in English of Chagall's autobiography, boldly inscribed on the half-title in the year of publication to the Director of Public Affairs at Brandeis where Chagall was Artist-in-Residence: "Pour Beryl Reubens en bon souvenir Marc Chagall 1960. Brandeis," with an original sketch (a curved line) by Chagall, and a typed signed letter by the recipient, Reubens, describing the circumstances of the inscription and why Chagall drew the line in lieu of a more complicated sketch. $4000.

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"A THOUSAND YEARS HAVE GONE BY AND I REMEMBER YOU—AND YOUR YIDDISH WRITING STYLE"

CHAGALL, Marc. Autograph letter signed. Zurich, September 9, 1970.

Extraordinary 1970 autograph signed letter written entirely in Yiddish from Marc Chagall to acclaimed Yiddish writer and Jewish activist S.L. Shneiderman thanking him for sending a book on Ilya Ehrenburg; expressing his hopes that they will see each other in the near future; and explaining that he is in Zurich for an event related to having made the stained glass windows for the Fraumunster Church. $2200.

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“PROFOUND, MOVING AND EXTRAORDINARY”:
IZIS BIDERMANAS’ LE CIRQUE D’IZIS,
WITH FOUR ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS BY MARC CHAGALL

(BIDERMANAS, Israel [aka Izis] and CHAGALL, Marc). PRÉVERT, Jacques. Cirque d"Izis. Monte Carlo, 1965.

First edition of this ingenious collaboration between poet, painter and photographer, with four original color lithographs of circus acts by Chagall and 76 stunning héliogravures of life in the circus, up-front and behind the scenes, by “Izis” Bidermanas. $850.

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