An original lithograph printed in colors on wove poster paper.
This is a fine impression of the definitive state rom the poster edition of 3,000 (there were 100 additional signed and numbered impressions with the poster text printed on Arches wove paper, and 200 signed and numbered impressions without the poster text printed on Arches wove). Transcribed by Charles Sorlier from Chagall’s maquette for “The Triumph of Music,” (Chagall’s painting installed at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York) with the annotation “D’APRES MARC CHAGALL - CH. SORLIER GRAV.” added to the stone lower left. Published by Editions of the Metropolitan Opera, New York; printed at Atelier Mourlot, Paris, bearing its credit line on the stone lower right. Catalogue reference: Mourlot CS39; Chagall’s Posters Catalogue Raisonné p. 108.
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