Marc Chagall, ‘Nature morte aux fleurs’, 1978, Print, Lithograph in colors on wove paper, Heritage Auctions
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Marc Chagall

Nature morte aux fleurs, 1978

Lithograph in colors on wove paper
17 × 14 in
43.2 × 35.6 cm
Edition 19/50
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LITERATURE: Mourlot, 922

Condition Report: Moderate to heavy light and time staining. Hinged along …

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Signed and numbered in pencil along lower edge
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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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LITERATURE: Mourlot, 922

Condition Report: Moderate to heavy light and time staining. Hinged along upper edge, matted and framed under glass.

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Signed and numbered in pencil along lower edge
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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.

Marc Chagall

Nature morte aux fleurs, 1978

Lithograph in colors on wove paper
17 × 14 in
43.2 × 35.6 cm
Edition 19/50
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