The Jerusalem Windows.
Text and Notes by Jean Leymarie.New York: George Brazillier Inc. in association with Horizon Magazine, 1962 Stock Code: 142362
NotesFirst edition in English, with two original lithographs prepared by Chagall for this edition, and with numerous beautiful chromolithographic reproductions of the artist's work. It was issued the same year as the first edition in French, entitled Vitraux pour Jerusalem, and features various stages of Chagall's 12 stained glass window designs for the synagogue of the Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Centre in Jerusalem.
Tall quarto. Original red cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt, pictorial endpapers. With the dust jacket.
With 2 original lithographs bound in, and colour illustrations throughout by Chagall.
Transparent bookplate to front pastedown. Couple of faint marks to edges of book block, contents clean and unmarked; a near-fine copy in the like jacket, not price-clipped, tiny chip to head of spine panel, bright and fresh.
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