Autoportrait, Personnages
Artwork: Autoportrait, Personnages
Size: 17.1 x 13.5 cm
Medium: Pen and ink on blue paper
Creation year: 1917
Marks: Signed Chagall and dated 1914-17 (lower left)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed circa 1914-17
Provenance: David McNeil, Paris (the artist's son, by descent from the artist); Private Collection (acquired from the previous in 1987; sale: Christie's, London, 8th February 2007, lot 578); Purchased at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Milan, Studio Marconi (& travelling in Italy), Marc Chagall, Disegni inediti dalla Russia a Parigi, 1988, illustrated in the catalogue; Hannover, Sprengel Museum, Marc Chagall, 'Himmel und Erde', 1996-97; Darmstadt, Institut Mathildenhohe, Marc Chagall, Von Russland nach Paris, Zeichnungen 1906-1967, 1997-98; Abbazia Olivetana, Fondazione Ambrosetti, Marc Chagall, Il messaggio biblico, 1998; Klagenfurt, Stadtgalerie, Marc Chagall, 2000, illustrated in the catalogue; Florida, Boca Raton Museum of Art, Chagall, From Russia to Paris, Drawings and Watercolors 1906-1967, 2002, n.n., illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-03-02
Lot Number: 147