24 June 2004
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Marc Chagall (1887-1995)
Dans les nuages
signed 'Marc Chagall' (lower right)
India ink and wash on paper
17 5/8 x 12 5/8 in. (45 x 32 cm.)
Executed in 1962
The artist's estate (no. D2115).
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 30 March 1988, lot 399.
Acquired at the above by the previous owner.
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner circa 1996.
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The Comité Chagall has confirmed the authenticity of this work, which is sold with a photo-certificate from David Mc Neil, numbered D 2115 and dated Fait à Paris, le 26 Janvier 1987.
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