9 November 2000
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF BYRON GOLDMAN
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
Vitebsk, le vieil homme sur le village
signed 'Chagall' (lower left), signed again (lower right, in Hebrew), and inscribed 'Vitebsk' (upper center, in Hebrew)
pen, brush and India ink over pencil, heightened with white gouache on paper
9¾ x 75/8 in. (24.8 x 19.3 cm.)
Drawn circa 1939-1942
Galerie Patrick Charpentier, Paris.
Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 15 November 1988, lot 176.
Acquired at the above sale by the late owner.
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A photo-certificate from the Comité Chagall dated Saint-Paul, 25 September 1988 accompanies this gouache.
A photo-certificate from the Comité Chagall dated Saint-Paul, 25 September 1988, accompanies this gouache.
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