La Belle Rousse Ou Les Cheveux Rouges
Artwork: La Belle Rousse Ou Les Cheveux Rouges
Size: 114.5 x 90.8 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1949
Marks: Signed and dated 'Marc Chagall 1949' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Maeght, Paris (acquired from the artist); Mr. and Mrs. Leo Glass, New York (by 1956 and until at least 1964); Dr. J. Labla, London; Acquired by the present owner, June 2000
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Maeght, Derriere le miroir: Chagall, March-April 1950, no. 4; New York, Perls Galleries, Marc Chagall, March-April 1956, no. 19; Hambourg, Kunstverein; Munich, House of German Art and Paris, Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Marc Chagall, February-September 1959, p. 41, no. 134 and p. 372, no. 146, respectively (illustrated); Kunsthaus Zurich, Chagall, May-July 1967, p. 32, no. 129; Cologne, Wallraf-Richartz Museum, Marc Chagall: Werke aus sechs Jahrzehnten, September-October 1967, p. 41, no. 139 (illustrated, pl. 83)

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Date: 2019-05-13
Lot Number: 49A
Low Estimate: $4000000 [+70%]
High Estimate: $6000000 [+13%]
Hammer Price: $6800000
Sold For: $7993000