3 February 2010
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
Anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 24 June 1992, lot 223.
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M. Sima, 21 visages d'artistes, Paris, 1959 (illustrated p. 25).
This work is sold with a photo-certificate from the Comité Marc Chagall.
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