The Jerusalem Windows

By: Chagall, Marc; Jean Leymarie (text); Elaine Desautels (trans); Andre Sauret (ed)

Price: $2,950.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, photographic endpapers, in mylar protected dust jacket, with the quite scarce original publisher's cardboard slipcase. Illustrated with 104 plates, 64 of which are in full color, along with two original full-color lithographs created by Chagall expressly for this edition. Text and notes by Jean Leymarie; translated by Elaine Desautels; compiled and edited by Andre Sauret. "The text was composed by hand and printed by Imprimerie Nationale de France. The 36 preparatory color designs, some in twenty colors, were transferred to the stones by Charles Sorlier under the direction of Marc Chagall. These designs, along with two original lithographs by Chagall were printed by Mourlot Freres. The other reproductions and the binding are by Draeger Freres. [Cramer 49].. Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, pristine condition; unread, unmarked, tight, square, and clean. Quite scarce in this exceptional condition. A large, heavy volume - additional shipping charges may apply. AS NEW/AS NEW.. Color Lithographs. Folio 13" - 23" tall. 211, (1) pp

Title: The Jerusalem Windows

Author Name: Chagall, Marc; Jean Leymarie (text); Elaine Desautels (trans); Andre Sauret (ed)

Illustrator: Illustrated by Marc Chagall

Categories: Illustrated Books, Art, Antiques & Photography, Art History, Rare, Antiquarian, and Collectible Books,

Edition: First American Edition. First Printing

Publisher: NY, George Braziller / Andre Sauret: 1962

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket

Item: 6.00 lbs

Seller ID: 27754

Keywords: Art; Art History; Chagall; Jerusalem; Stained Glass; Judaica;