7 November 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 265,000
Estimate USD 220,000 - USD 280,000
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
Amoureux et fleurs à Saint-Paul-de-Vence
stamped with signature 'Marc Chagall' (lower right); signed and dated 'Chagall 1981' (on the reverse)
tempera and brush and India ink on masonite
12½ x 16 1/8 in. (31.8 x 41 cm.)
Painted in 1981
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
The Comité Marc Chagall has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Estate of the artist.
Acquired by the present owner, circa 1990.
Art critic Alastair Sooke and Christie’s specialist Anika Guntrum look at the first in Brancusi’s series of iconic ..
Offered across Christie’s sales this spring, highlights include pieces by Mary Cassatt, John Singer Sargent and Edgar Degas
Impressionist & Modern Art specialist Jay Vincze reveals the story behind one of the most famous depictions of love in the ..
Tom Teodorzcuk on the remarkable restitution story behind one of Gustav Klimt's most iconic works, now the subject of a major H..