7 November 2007
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
La nuit de noces
stamped with signature 'Marc Chagall' (lower right)
gouache, watercolor and brush and India ink on paper
25 x 19½ in. (63.5 x 49.6 cm.)
Painted circa 1982-1983
Estate of the artist.
Acquired by the present owner, circa 1990.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
The Comité Marc Chagall has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
In the latter years of her life Georgia O’Keeffe and Barney A. Ebsworth became friends. Two O'Keeffe works from Ebsworth’s collection are offered in November
Explore over 200 modern, post-war and contemporary masterpieces, to be offered in Paris on 17 and 18 October
The life and work of the Russian artist who was born Moyshe Segal and became one of the key figures of 20th-century art
Specialist Imogen Kerr on why the artist wanted everyone to be able to own one of his works
Artists, patrons and critics have argued for centuries over the right way to frame a painting. Ultimately, it’s a matter of personal taste, says Andrew Graham-Dixon
Offered to benefit a new scholarship initiative from Bennington College, this work distils the unique form of abstraction for which the artist would become famous
Ahead of the sale of portraits of four different muses, we focus on the women the artist came to depend on so passionately