Le Buveur Ou Labsinthe Ou Etude Pour 'Le Saoul'
Artwork: Le Buveur Ou Labsinthe Ou Etude Pour 'Le Saoul'
Size: 46 x 57.5 cm
Medium: Gouache and pen and india ink on paper laid down on board
Creation year: 1923
Marks: Signed 'Chagall.' (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed in Paris, circa 1923
Provenance: Heinz Berggruen, Paris; Anon. sale, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, 6 November 1981, lot 531A; Galerie Beyeler, Basel (acquired at the previous sale); Private collection, United States (acquired from the previous, 5 April 1984); Private collection, Japan
Exhibition history: Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Portraits et figures, February-April 1982, p. 79, no. 18 (illustrated in color, p. 35); London, Annely Juda Fine Art, The 1st Russian show: A Commemoration of the Van Diemen Exhibition, Berlin 1922, September-December 1983, p. 90, no. 5 (illustrated in color); Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Marc Chagall, November 1984-February 1985, no. 33 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date: 2017-05-15
Lot Number: 11A