The Angel of Judgement

Marc Chagall
The Angel of Judgement


Original lithograph printed in colors on wove paper.

Dated and hand signed in lower right lower right 1976 / Marc Chagall.

A fine impression of the definitive state. From the edition with poster lettering added produced to advertise an exhibition of the artist’s work at the Musee National Message Biblique, Nice, July-September, 1974 (apart from the edition of 200 printed prior to the addition of the poster lettering).

Catalog: Mourlot V CS45; Chagall’s Posters Catalogue Raisonne p. 138

Image size: 20 3/8 x 17 inches Sheet size: 30 x 20 5/8 inches

Transcribed by Charles Sorlier from Chagall’s maquette for “Adam and Eve Banished from Paradise,” the stained glass window on the west side of the northern transept of the Cathedral of Metz, with the annotation “CH. SORLIER GRAV.” added to the stone lower left. Published by Editions des Amis du Message Biblique Marc Chagall, Nice, bearings its blindstamp in the sheet upper left; printed at Atelier Mourlot, Paris.