La Conversation Autour De Premiere Rencontre De Bella Chagall
Artwork: La Conversation Autour De Premiere Rencontre De Bella Chagall
Size: 26.9 x 23.3 cm
Medium: Brush and pen and india ink on paper
Creation year: 1945
Marks: Stamped 'Marc Chagall' (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Drawn circa 1945
Provenance: David McNeil (the artist's son), Paris, by descent from the artist (no. D 1546); Private collection, Switzerland, by whom acquired from the previous in 1987; Acquired by the present owner in 2007
Exhibition history: Milan, Studio Marconi, Marc Chagall, Disegni inediti dalla Russia a Parigi, May - July 1988, p. 124 (illustrated p. 125); this exhibition later travelled to Turin, Galleria della Sindone, December - March 1991; Catania, Monastero dei Benedettini, October - November 1994; and Meina, Museo e centro studi per il disegno, June - August 1996; Hanover, Sprengel Museum, Marc Chagall, Himmel und Erde, December 1996 - February 1997; Darmstadt, Institut Mathildenhohe, Marc Chagall, Von Russland nach Paris, Zeichnungen 1906-1907, December 1997 - January 1998; Abbazia Olivetana, Fondazione Ambrosetti, Marc Chagall, Il messaggio biblico, May - July 1998; Klagenfurt, Stadtgalerie, Marc Chagall, February - May 2000, p. 55 (illustrated); Florida, Boca Raton Museum of Art, Chagall, January - March 2002

Christie's London

Date: 2019-06-19
Lot Number: 104