1 May 2005
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
with the stamped signature 'Marc Chagall' (lower right); inscribed 'Prophète Nehemie' (on the reverse)
black chalk on paper
14¼ x 10¼ in. (36.2 x 26 cm.)
Executed in 1958-1959
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