By: Chagall, Marc; Emily Genauer (text); Sir Rudolph Bing (intro)
NY, Metropolitan Opera Association: 1971
Edition: First Printing
Seller ID: 27752
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher's full gray tweed cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. Illustrated with 52 magnificent full-page color reproductions as well as numerous additional drawings, sketches, and plans, all by Chagall. This is a study of Chagall's murals for the foyer of the Metropolitan Opera House and his designs for the set and costumes for the company's production of Mozart's "Die Zauberflote" (The Magic Flute). "The large and strikingly-beautiful illustrations of the murals include preliminary sketches, working sketches, final sketches, and close-up details of the finished works. Sum... View More...