Musee National Message Biblique Marc Chagall

Rare Catalogue

Publisher EDITIONS DES MUSEES NATIONAUX
Year 1973
Edition FIRST, THUS
Pages 237
Binding Softcover
Condition Fine
$144.95

Editions des Musees Nationaux, 1973. Square Octavo. FIRST EDITION, first printing. Text in English translated by C. de Chabannes. Excellent condition, tightly bound square softcover with glossy cover, slight bend on bottom right corner, otherwise near mint. Official catalogue of the extraordinary and extensive gift to France from Marc and Valentina Chagall of his art work including stained glass windows. Illustrated throughout in color and black and white. Very interesting and introspective introduction by the iconic artist. Preface by Museum directors Jean Chatelain and Jean Leymarie. Increasingly scarce. Great holiday gift item. 237 pages.