Marc Chagall, ‘Le Profil et L'enfant Rouge (M. 284)’, 1960, Print, Lithograph on Arches paper, RoGallery
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Marc Chagall

Le Profil et L'enfant Rouge (M. 284), 1960

Lithograph on Arches paper
27 × 24 in
68.6 × 61 cm
Edition of 40
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Location
Long Island City
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“When I held a lithographic stone or a copperplate in my hand I thought I was touching a talisman,”

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Long Island City

Artist: Marc Chagall, Russian (1887 - 1985)
Title: Le Profil et l'Enfant Rouge (M. 284)
Year: 1960

Medium
Condition
Excellent
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered in pencil
Frame
Included
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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“When I held a lithographic stone or a copperplate in my hand I thought I was touching a talisman,” Marc Chagall wrote in 1960. “It seemed to me that I could put all my joys and sorrows in it.” Since his earliest prints in 1922, Chagall turned to lithography to create dream-like compositions, often featuring floating …

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RoGallery
Long Island City

Artist: Marc Chagall, Russian (1887 - 1985)
Title: Le Profil et l'Enfant Rouge (M. 284)
Year: 1960
Medium: Lithograph on Arches, signed and numbered in pencil
Edition: 30/40
Size: 18.75 x 12.75 in. (47.63 x 32.39 cm)
Frame Size: 27 x 24 inches

Medium
Condition
Excellent
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered in pencil
Frame
Included
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 Profil et L'enfant Rouge (M. 284), 1960

Lithograph on Arches paper
27 × 24 in
68.6 × 61 cm
Edition of 40
.
Sold
Location
Long Island City
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