• Impressionist/Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 7832

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 255

    Marc Chagall (1887-1985)

    Les amoureux aux fougères vertes

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
    Les amoureux aux fougères vertes
    signed 'Marc Chagall' (lower right)
    oil, brush and pen and India ink on paper
    12 x 9 5/8 in. (30.5 x 24.4 cm.)
    Executed circa 1956


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

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 24 June 1992, lot 223.


    Literature

    M. Sima, 21 visages d'artistes, Paris, 1959 (illustrated p. 25).