“Le Bouquet d’Amour” by Marc Chagall

Jelena James, NOAG's Director of Fine Art, and Nicole Casi, PhD, Fine Art Specialist, discuss "Le Bouquet d'Amour" by Marc Chagall. Featured in the March 17-18, 2018 Estates Auction, the painting is the most significant work by the artist ever offered at auction in the South.

Full Details: 

Sale 1801 | Lot 920: 
Marc Chagall 
(Russian/French, 1887-1985) 

"Le Bouquet d'Amour" 

gouache, crayon, pastel, oil and collage on paper laid down on canvas 
signed lower left. 
23" x 17-3/4", framed 34-1/2" x 29-1/4" 

Provenance: Private collection, Geneva, Switzerland; William A. Findlay, Chicago, Illinois; Sotheby's, New York, New York, May 9, 2007, lot 431; Shapiro Auction, New York, New York, September 26, 2015, lot 550. 

Estimate: $900,000 - $1,200,000