Marc Chagall, ‘Le Cirque M.505 ’, 1967, Print, Lithograph, Galerie d'Orsay
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Marc Chagall

Le Cirque M.505 , 1967

Lithograph
16 3/4 × 12 3/4 in
42.5 × 32.4 cm
.
$20,000 - 30,000
Location
Boston
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“A circus is disturbing. It is profound,” Marc Chagall wrote in 1966. “A timeless dancing game …

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Galerie d'Orsay
Boston

One of 23 color lithographs, illustrating the album “The Circus.” Published by Efstratios …

Medium
Condition
In excellent condition, printed in bright fresh colors on wove paper with thin margins.
Signature
Unsigned and unnumbered book edition of 250., not signed
Certificate of authenticity
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Frame
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Series
Le Cirque
Publisher
Efstratios Teriade, Editions Verve, Paris.
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Marc Chagall
Russian-French, 1887–1985
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Honored for his distinct style and pioneering role among Jewish artists, Marc Chagall painted dream-like subjects rooted in personal history and Eastern European folklore. He worked in several mediums, including painting, printmaking, and book illustration, and his stained glass windows can be seen in New York, France, and Jerusalem. Chagall arrived in Paris in 1910 and began experimenting with Cubism, befriending painters Robert Delaunay and Fernand Léger. Chagall’s style has been described as a hybrid of Cubism, Fauvism, and Symbolism, and his supernatural subjects are thought to have significantly influenced the Surrealists. Though he actively engaged in the Parisian artistic community, art for Chagall was first and foremost a means of personal expression. He preferred to be considered separately from other artists, his imagery and allegory uniquely his own.

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“A circus is disturbing. It is profound,” Marc Chagall wrote in 1966. “A timeless dancing game where tears and smiles, the play of arms and legs take the form of a great art.” Chagall’s fascination with the circus began at a young age when he saw traveling acrobats perform at village fairs in his hometown of Vitebsk, …

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Galerie d'Orsay
Boston

One of 23 color lithographs, illustrating the album “The Circus.” Published by Efstratios Teriade, Editions Verve, Paris. Printed by Atelier Fernand Mourlot, Paris.

Medium
Condition
In excellent condition, printed in bright fresh colors on wove paper with thin margins.
Signature
Unsigned and unnumbered book edition of 250., not signed
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Included
Series
Le Cirque
Publisher
Efstratios Teriade, Editions Verve, Paris.
Price ranges of small prints by Marc Chagall
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More info
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$6,000+
This work
$0
$6,300+
Marc Chagall
Russian-French, 1887–1985
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Honored for his distinct style and pioneering role among Jewish artists, Marc Chagall painted dream-like subjects rooted in personal history and Eastern European folklore. He worked in several mediums, including painting, printmaking, and book illustration, and his stained glass windows can be seen in New York, France, and Jerusalem. Chagall arrived in Paris in 1910 and began experimenting with Cubism, befriending painters Robert Delaunay and Fernand Léger. Chagall’s style has been described as a hybrid of Cubism, Fauvism, and Symbolism, and his supernatural subjects are thought to have significantly influenced the Surrealists. Though he actively engaged in the Parisian artistic community, art for Chagall was first and foremost a means of personal expression. He preferred to be considered separately from other artists, his imagery and allegory uniquely his own.

Marc Chagall

Le Cirque M.505 , 1967

Lithograph
16 3/4 × 12 3/4 in
42.5 × 32.4 cm
.
$20,000 - 30,000
Location
Boston
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
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