Marc Chagall. Over Vitebsk. 1915-20 (after a painting of 1914)

Marc Chagall Over Vitebsk 1915-20 (after a painting of 1914)

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Oil on canvas
26 3/8 x 36 1/2" (67 x 92.7 cm)
Acquired through the Lillie P. Bliss Bequest (by exchange)
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© 2019 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Painting and Sculpture

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Marc Chagall.
Galerie Lutz, Berlin and/or Sam Salz, Cologne, acquired from the artist.
By April 1932 - May 31, 1934, Galerie Matthiesen GmbH (no. 276), Berlin.
May 31, 1934 - August 15, 1935, Dresdner Bank, Berlin, acquired in exchange for debt reduction from Galerie Matthiesen GmbH.
August 15, 1935 - September 18, 1936, Prussian State, purchased from the Dresdner Bank and transferred to the Nationalgalerie, Berlin.
September 18, 1936 - 1945, Kurt Feldhäusser (1905-1945), Berlin and Kirchberg, acquired in exchange from the Nationalgalerie.
1945 - 1949, Marie Luise Feldhaeusser (1876-1967), Kirchberg and Brooklyn, inherited from Kurt Feldhäusser.
1949, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, purchased from Marie Luise Feldhaeusser through E. Weyhe Gallery, New York.

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