10 February 2011
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
La fille revenant du village (Fables de La Fontaine)
signed 'Chagall.' (lower right)
gouache, watercolour and pen and ink on paper
20 x 16 3/8 in. (51 x 41.5 cm.)
Executed in 1924
Mr & Mrs Jacques Bolle Haesaert, Brussels, by 1963.
Galerie Daniel Varenne, Geneva.
Acquired from the above by the father of the present owner in May 1973.
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Brussels, Musée des beaux-arts, Le centaure, February - March 1963, no. 13.
This painting is sold with a photo-certificate from the Comité Marc Chagall.
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