Marc Chagall - Mes docs Art

Marc Chagall - Mes docs Art


A documentary that reads like a story, the key moments of Marc Chagall's life illustrated by 13 essential works representative of his multiple talents: paintings, book illustrations, stained glass, ceramics, engravings, lithographs...

From 5 years old

French language
40 pages

Éditions Milan
Collection Mes docs Art



Dimensions :
19 x 22,5 x 1 cm
Artist :
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
Museum :
Musée national Marc Chagall
Art movement :
20th century
Size of the book :
Paperback with flap
Reference :


Illustrator :
Grand Aurélie

The artist

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...