The Sky from the Place de la Concorde
- medium Color Lithograph
- edition 1/1
- size 9.50w x 12.50h in
- created 1963
“The Sky from the Place de la Concorde” by Marc Chagall is a clear impression with rich colors depicting a a nude female and clothes male holding flower against a pick and peach sky. Next to them flies a green bird, and below them in the foreground is the Place de la Concorde. This is one of the major public squares in Paris, France and features two fountains, one of which is in this piece, The Fountain of River Commerce and Navigation, flanked by grand buildings with many columns. This lithograph measures 12.5 inches tall by 9.5 inches wide and was created in 1963 as a part of a bound book. This is from an unsigned edition of 6000, compiled and written by Fernand Mourlot and published by A. Sauret/Monte Carlo as “Chagall Lithographe 1957 – 1962”, one of 6000 unsigned editions. This piece comes framed in a black semi-gloss contemporary scoop frame and double matted with white linen and glossy black matting.