7 May 2008
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
Mére et enfant sur l'ane marron
stamped with signature 'Marc Chagall' (lower left)
oil on canvas
13 x 16 1/8 in. (33 x 41 cm.)
Painted in 1978
Estate of the artist.
Galerie Nichido, Tokyo.
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The Comité Marc Chagall has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Please note the correct date for this work is 1973.
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