5 May 2010
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
Coucher de soleil et coq au double-profil
signed 'Marc Chagall' (lower left)
gouache, pastel and brush and India ink on paper laid down by the artist on paper
22¾ x 31½ in. (57.8 x 80 cm.)
Executed in 1971
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 26 June 1985, lot 429.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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