25 June 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 26,250
Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
Double visage bleu et jaune du peintre
signed 'Chagall' (lower centre); dated and inscribed '1965 Pour Dr Charles Alfred.' (lower right)
pastel and brush and India ink on paper
11 5/8 x 9 7/8 in. (29.6 x 25.1 cm.)
Executed in 1965
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This work is sold with a photo-certificate from the Comité Chagall.
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Dr Charles Alfred, a gift from the artist.
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