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.
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The Comité Marc Chagall has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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