Marc Chagall (French/Russian, 1887–1985)
The Clown in Love
1963, pencil signed and numbered 29/40 (one of 40 impressions reserved for the artist, aside from the regular edition of 150; there was also an unsigned book edition of 6,000), with wide margins, Charles Sorlier, Paris, publisher. Lithograph on Arches.
image: 12 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. (32.4 x 24.8cm)
sheet: 18 x 12 3/4 in. (45.7 x 32.4cm)
[Mourlot, 394; see Cramer, 56 III]
provenance:
Collection of Dr. Henry and Mrs. Fannie Levine.

Estimate $1,500-2,500

Sold for $2,125 (buyer's premium included)