1 May 2005
PROPERTY FROM A FAMILY COLLECTION, COLORADO
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
Le fiancé volant
signed 'Marc Chagall' (lower centre)
gouache, watercolour, pastel, brush and India ink on paper
17¾ x 14¼ in. (45.1 x 36.3 cm.)
Executed in 1966
Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York.
Saks Galleries, Denver.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1982.
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New York, Pierre Matisse Gallery, Marc Chagall, Watercolours, Gouaches, Drawings, Nov. - Dec. 1969, no. 28 (illustrated).
The Comité Chagall has confirmed the authenticity of this gouache.
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