"Songes Suite: Musique 1981 HS"
Limited Edition Print : Etching and Aquatint on Paper
Size : 24x12 in | 61x30 cm
Framed : 30x16 in | 76x41 cm
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Story / Additional Info Musique (Music) from Songes, 1981. Reference: Cramer 112. Medium: Color etching with aquatint on Rives wove paper, Edition: Inscribed ‘BAT’, this work is aside from the numbered edition of 50 and the edition of 10 numbered in Roman numerals; published by Éditions Gérald Cramer, Geneva; printed by Lacourière et Frélaut, Paris.Signature: This work is initialed by Marc Chagall (Vitebsk, 1887- Saint-Paul, 1985) in pencil.
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Marc Chagall - Russian Federation
Art Brokerage: Marc Chagall French-Russian Artist: Marc Chagall was a French-Russian artist whose work anticipated the dream-like imagery of Surrealism. Over the course of his career Chagall developed the poetic, amorphous, and deeply personal visual language evident in the painting I and the Village (1911). “When I am finishing a picture, I hold some God-made object up to it—a rock, a flower, the branch of a tree or my hand as a final test,” he said. “If the painting stands up beside a thing man cannot make, the painting is authentic. If there's a clash between the two, it's bad art.” Born Moishe Shagal on July 7, 1887 in Vitebsk, Russia (present-day Belarus) to a Hasidic Jewish family, the artist was raised immersed in Jewish culture and iconography. Studying under the artist Yehuda Pen as a youth, the Judaic traditions and folklore of his hometown permeated Chagall’s paintings. After studying in St. Petersburg, the artist moved to Paris in 1910, where he quickly befriended members of the French avant-garde, including Robert Delaunay and Fernand Léger. Visiting Russia in 1914, the artist was prevented from returning to Paris due to the outbreak of World War I until 1926. In addition to his paintings, Chagall was also noted for his vibrant works in stained glass and lithography. Forced to flee Paris during World War II, Chagall lived in the United States and traveled through to Israel before returning to France in 1948. The artist died in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France on March 28, 1985. Today, his works are held in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Tate Gallery in London, the Tel Aviv Museum of Art, and the Albertina in Vienna, among others. Listings wanted.