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This lithograph was published in The Lithographs of Chagall, Volume I by Andre Sauret, Monte Carlo in 1960. This piece is number 282 in Mourlot's Catalogue Raisonne of Chagall's Lithographs. He had two basic reputations, writes Lewis: as a pioneer of modernism and as a major Jewish artist. He experienced …

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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.

High auction record
$28.5m, Sotheby's, 2017
Established
Represented by industry leading galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
Selected exhibitions
2018
Chagall. The breakthrough years, 1911-1919Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
2017
Chagall. The Breakthrough Years, 1911–1919Kunstmuseum Basel
2013
Chagall: Beyond ColorDallas Museum of Art
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Self Portrait-Frontespiece, 1960

Lithograph
12 1/2 × 9 1/2 in
31.8 × 24.1 cm
$1,500
Location
Brooklyn
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Brooklyn

This lithograph was published in The Lithographs of Chagall, Volume I by Andre Sauret, Monte Carlo …

Medium
Price ranges of small prints by Marc Chagall
Learn more
Browse works in this category
$1,500–$1,800
This work
$0
$6,300+

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.

High auction record
$28.5m, Sotheby's, 2017
Established
Represented by industry leading galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
Selected exhibitions (3)

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