Le Satyre Et Le Passant (Fables De La Fontaine)
Artwork: Le Satyre Et Le Passant (Fables De La Fontaine)
Size: 50.4 x 41.3 cm
Medium: Gouache, brush and ink and pencil on paper
Creation year: 1927
Marks: Signed Marc Chagall (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed circa 1926-27
Provenance: Ambroise Vollard, Paris; Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris; J.B. Neumann, New York; Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York (and sold: Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, November 10, 1948, lot 26); Dorothy Saidenburg, New York (acquired at the previous sale); James Vigeveno Galleries, Los Angeles; Mr. & Mrs. Harold M. English, Los Angeles (acquired by 1975); Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles (a gift from the previous); Gekkoso Gallery, Tokyo; Private Collection, Tokyo (and sold: Sotheby's, New York, November 12, 1987, lot 225); Acquired at the previous sale
Exhibition history: New York, Demotte Inc., Paintings by Marc Chagall, 1930, no. 15 (titled Satyr and Passer); Berlin, Galerie Flechtheim, La Fontaine van Marc Chagall, 1930, no. 38; Brussels, Galerie Le Centaure & Paris, Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, La Fontaine par Chagall, 1930, n.n; La Jolla, California, La Jolla Art Center, Marc Chagall, 75th Anniversary Exhibition, 1962, no. 14; Tokyo, National Museum of Western Art & Kyoto, Municipal Museum, Chagall, 1963, no. 148, illustrated in the catalogue; Toulouse, Musée des Augustins, Chagall et le Théâtre, 1967, n.n.; New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Marc Chagall, Works on Paper, Selected Masterpieces, 1975, no. 22, illustrated in the catalogue; Ludwigshafen, Wilhelm Hack Museum, Marc Chagall: Mein Leben-Mein Traum, 1990, n.n.; Paris, Galerie Gerlad Piltzer, Chagall: Vitebsk, St. Petersbourg, Paris, 1993, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Ceret, Musée d'art moderne, Chagall et les fables de La Fontaine, 1995-96, n.n.

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-11-13
Lot Number: 123
Low Estimate: $300000 [+0%]
High Estimate: $500000 [-40%]
Hammer Price: $300000
Sold For: $375000