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Marc Chagall (French/Russian, 1887–1985)
LOT ID: 89875
L'enfant et le maitre d'ecole , pl.10 (Les Fables de La Fontaine), 1952

Drypoint, on wove paper
11.75 х 9.5 in. (29.84 x 24.13 cm.)
Signed, lower right. Bearing number, lower left.
Paper size: 16.5 x 13.25 inches (41.9 x 33.7 cm)
Print/Casting Year 1952
Edition 88/100
Foundry/Publisher Teriade Editeur, Paris, pub.; Maurice Potin, Paris, prntr.
Lot description
This etching is plate 10 from Chagall's illustrated book, "Fables de La Fontaine," which depicted 17th Century French poet Jean de la Fontaine's classic "Fables." This image comes from the fable "The Child and the Schoolmaster," in which a child is rescued by a schoolmaster, but not before being admonished for his carelessness.

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L'enfant et le maitre d'ecole (pl. 10 - Les Fables de La Fontaine) by Marc Chagall
  • L'enfant et le maitre d'ecole (pl. 10 - Les Fables de La Fontaine) by Marc Chagall
  • L'enfant et le maitre d'ecole (pl. 10 - Les Fables de La Fontaine) by Marc Chagall
  • L'enfant et le maitre d'ecole (pl. 10 - Les Fables de La Fontaine) by Marc Chagall
  • L'enfant et le maitre d'ecole (pl. 10 - Les Fables de La Fontaine) by Marc Chagall
  • L'enfant et le maitre d'ecole (pl. 10 - Les Fables de La Fontaine) by Marc Chagall
  • L'enfant et le maitre d'ecole (pl. 10 - Les Fables de La Fontaine) by Marc Chagall
  • L'enfant et le maitre d'ecole (pl. 10 - Les Fables de La Fontaine) by Marc Chagall
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