5 May 2005
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
stamped with signature 'Marc Chagall' (lower left); signed and dated 'Chagall 1978' (on the reverse)
tempera on masonite
18 1/8 x 15 1/8 in. (46 x 38.3 cm.)
Painted in 1978
Estate of the artist.
Galerie Enrico Navarra, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner, circa 1980s.
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