7 November 2007,
Price realised USD 265,000
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
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The Comité Marc Chagall has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Estate of the artist.
Acquired by the present owner, circa 1990.
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