Bella

1951.167.jpg

Albion ID Number

1951.167

Artist Last Name

Chagall

Artist First Name

Marc

Artist Nationality

Russian

Artist Dates

1887-1985

Medium

etching & drypoint

Size

8.875h x 4.5w

Year/Circa/Era

1924

Edition

3/100

Condition

Support: the sheet is in fair condition. Surface: the sheet is coated in a particulate film. Stains: the sheet has acid burn due to long term contact with non-archival housing materials, and there are selective water stains and tape residue. Adhesives: verso and tape was applied.

Misc. Notes

"Reference: Kornfeld 41 II b
Signed in pencil lower right & numbered 3/100
Printed on Arches wove paper and published as the head-piece to L’Art d’Aujourd’hui, Hiver MCMXXIV, Editions Albert Morance. In addition, there were 6 trial proofs and 5 examples of the book lettered A to E. There were a further 16 impressions printed in 1957."

Citation

“Bella,” Art and Art History, accessed March 26, 2023, https://art.albion.edu/items/show/3419.