Signed lower right Marc Chagall
On the reverse: signed, located and dated: Marc 1948 Chagall Vence 1952, annotated in Russian: петух, бабочки, цветы, мак, хром, жëлтый, крас., роз., ли. (trans.: rooster, butterfly, flowers, poppy, chrome, yellow, red, pink, purple)
Oil on canvas
99 x 73 cm (39 x 29 in.)
Painted between 1948 and 1952.
& Mrs. Frederic Mann, Philadelphia, PA
Jacques Lindon, New York
Knoedler & Co., New York
Private collection US (Acquired from the above in 1965)
Sotheby’s New York (Private treaty sale, May 2000)
Private collection, USA (From the above)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Collects 20th century, October 3 – November 17, 1963; catalogue, p. 10.
François Lévy-Kuentz, Chagall, à la Russie aux ânes et aux autres, Paris, Doriane films, 2003, ill.
With a certificate from the Marc Chagall Comitée n° 2013067 signed by Jean-Louis Prat and dated June 5, 2018.