5 November 2003
THE PROPERTY OF A GERMAN COLLECTOR
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
Esquisse pour 'Femme sur fond rouge'
signed 'Marc Chagall' (lower right)
gouache, watercolor, pastel, pen and India ink on paper
30 3/8 x 22 3/8 in. (77.1 x 56.8 cm.)
Painted in 1977
Galerie Maeght, Paris.
Anon. sale, Christie's, London, 5 December 1978, lot 129.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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