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Musée national Marc Chagall, Nice - Visitor's guide

The Musée National Marc Chagall is home to the world's biggest collection of works by the painter.

This superb setting was built at the instigation of André Malraux to house Chagall's donation to the French State, centring on the seventeen monumental works that form his Biblical Message cycle.

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Characteristics

Dimensions :
17 x 24 cm
Artist :
Marc Chagall (1887-1985)
Museum :
Musée national Marc Chagall
Art movements :
20th century, Modern & Contemporary Art
German
EAN :
9782711872169
Size of the book :
Paperback without flap
Reference :
GG107216
French
EAN :
9782711872176
Size of the book :
Paperback without flap
Reference :
GG107217
English
EAN :
9782711872183
Size of the book :
Paperback without flap
Reference :
GG107218
Italian
EAN :
9782711872190
Size of the book :
Paperback without flap
Reference :
GG107219
Japanese
EAN :
9782711872206
Size of the book :
Paperback without flap
Reference :
GG107220
Russian
EAN :
9782711872213
Size of the book :
Paperback without flap
Reference :
GG107221

Editor

Diffusor :
FLAMMARION SA
Distributor :
FLAMMARION SA

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...