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Chagall devant le miroir

Chagall devant le miroir

Published in conjunction with the exhibition Chagall devant le miroir - Autoportraits, couples et apparitions, Musée national Marc Chagall, Nice (16 Juin 2013 - 17 Octobre 2013).

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Characteristics

Number of pages :
152
Museum :
Musée national Marc Chagall
Number of illustrations :
124
9782711860821
EAN :
9782711860821
Reference :
ES706082

Editor

Publication :
Juin 2013
Diffuseur :
1
Distributeur :
FLAMMARION SA
Author :
COLLECTIF

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Marc Chagall (1887-1985)

A painter, but also a sculptor and a poet, he was born in 1884 in Belarus into a modest family of Jewish origin. It was in his native city that he discovered painting, before leaving in 1907 to study at the Fine Arts School in St. Petersburg and start working in the studio of a Russian ballet decorator. Dreaming of discovering Paris, he settled there in 1911. As soon as he arrived, he met writers, poets and artists who lived in "La Ruche". This city of artists located in the 15th arrondissement of the capital has about a hundred workshops where artists of all nationalities live: Soutine, Archipenko, Zadkine, Léger, Delaunay...