15 June 2007
The Bridge signed, dated 1910 and inscribed in Cyrillic “Bridge”.
Original wash, brush and ink, pencil and crayon on paper, 22 by 16 cm.
Authenticity certificate from David McNeil, son of the artist.
Exhibited: Marc Chagall, Disegni inediti dalla Russia a Parigi,
Studio Marconi, Milan, Italy, May–July 1988.
Marc Chagall, Disegni inediti dalla Russia a Parigi, Galleria della Sindone, Palazzio Reale, Turin, Italy, Dec.1990–March 1991.
Literature: V. Rakitin, Chagall, Disegni inediti dalla Russe a Parigi, Milan, 1989. p. 42 and 43, ill.
This bridge is probably one over the Dvina River near Vitebesk.
See written catalogue for full information.
Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
† Indicates Standard VAT scheme applies, and the rate of 20% VAT will be charged on both hammer price and premium.