7 November 2002
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
Le bouquet dans le ciel bleu
signed 'Marc Chagall' (lower left); signed again 'Marc Chagall' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
28¾ x 19 5/8 in. (73.1 x 49.9 cm.)
Painted circa 1980
Michel Cohen Gallery, New York.
Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 13 May 1999, lot 237.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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The Comité Marc Chagall has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
Specialist Joy McCall answers key questions for collectors of the glassmaker’s exquisite pieces. Illustrated with lots offered in the Lalique sale on 15 May
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