• Impressionist/Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 7832

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 253

    Marc Chagall (1887-1985)

    Les amoureux à la palette

    Price Realised  

    Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
    Les amoureux à la palette
    signed 'Marc Chagall' (lower right); dated '1959.' (lower left)
    gouache, watercolour, pen and India ink and wash on paper
    24 5/8 x 19 in. (62.5 x 48.3 cm.)
    Executed in 1959


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    This work is sold with a photo-certificate from the Comité Marc Chagall.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Georges Blache, Versailles, 2 June 1976, lot 136.
    Kenneth Aaberg Konsthandel AB, Gothenburg.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in October 1976.