A color lithograph on paper designed by 20th century Surrealist Marc Chagall (1887-1985). This print was designed for the book cover of The Lithographs of Marc Chagall Vol. 1, published in 1960 by Andre Sauret. It depicts the stylized form of an embracing couple with heads together, holding a bouquet of colorful wildflowers. The black line image is set against a background of multiple warm orange and red hues. It is presented under glass with layered green and white mats in a gilded wood frame. There is a hanging wire mounted to the verso.
- minor wear to frame
- has been trimmed down from its original format, taped to the backside of the mat
13.25" W x 15.75" H x 1.0" D
- measures the frame; visible image dimensions: 10.25"W x 12.75"H