Marc Chagall, ‘Self Portrait at the Window (M. 182)’, 1957, Print, Lithograph, RoGallery
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Marc Chagall

Self Portrait at the Window (M. 182), 1957

Lithograph
35 × 28 1/2 in
88.9 × 72.4 cm
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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,”

RoGallery
Long Island City

Artist: Marc Chagall, Russian (1887 - 1985)
Title: Self Portrait at the Window (M. 182)
Year: 1957

Medium
Condition
In good condition apart from age-toning in sheet.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, signed, and numbered in pencil
Frame
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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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“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 …

RoGallery
Long Island City

Artist: Marc Chagall, Russian (1887 - 1985)
Title: Self Portrait at the Window (M. 182)
Year: 1957
Medium: Lithograph on Arches paper, signed, and numbered in pencil
Edition: 17/20
Size: 25.7 x 19.8 in. (65.278 x 50.292 cm)
Frame Size: 35 x 28.5 inches

Medium
Condition
In good condition apart from age-toning in sheet.
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

Self Portrait at the Window (M. 182), 1957

Lithograph
35 × 28 1/2 in
88.9 × 72.4 cm
.
Sold
Location
Long Island City
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