10 May 2001
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
signed 'Marc Chagall' (lower right); signed again 'Marc Chagall' (on the stretcher and on the reverse)
oil, gouache and pastel on paper laid down on canvas
15¾ x 11½ in. (40.2 x 29.3 cm.)
Painted in 1951
O'Hana Gallery, London (1960).
Galerie Semiha Huber, Zurich.
Acquired by the present owner, 1975.
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London, O'Hana Gallery, Summer Exhibition Paintings and Sculptures of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, June-September 1960, no. 6.
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