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MARC CHAGALL (1887-1985)
MARC CHAGALL (1887-1985)
MARC CHAGALL (1887-1985)
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MARC CHAGALL (1887-1985)

Autoportrait

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MARC CHAGALL (1887-1985)
Autoportrait
signed ‘Chagall’ (center right) and dated '1940' (lower right)
gouache, pastel and charcoal on paper laid down on canvas
19 7/8 x 26 3/8 in. (50.2 x 60.8 cm.)
Executed in 1940
Provenance
Acquired by the family of the present owners, circa 1960.
Literature
F. Meyer, Marc Chagall: Life and Work, New York, 1964, no. 688 (illustrated).
Exhibited
Stockholm, Moderna Museet, Marc Chagall, September-December 1982, p. 154, no. 56 (illustrated in color, p. 115).
Special Notice

On occasion, Christie's has a direct financial interest in the outcome of the sale of certain lots consigned for sale. This will usually be where it has guaranteed to the Seller that whatever the outcome of the auction, the Seller will receive a minimum sale price for the work. This is known as a minimum price guarantee. This is such a lot.
Post Lot Text
The Comité Marc Chagall has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Sale Room Notice
Please note this work is dated ‘1940’ on the lower right edge.

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Allegra Bettini
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