Martin Lang, 63, bought the work, claimed to have been painted by Russian-born artist Marc Chagall
, in 1992 but on BBC1's Fake Or Fortune tonight, a panel in Paris condemn it as a forgery.
(4) Conditions Generates a l'Etablissement d'un Certificat d'Authentication a partir du 1er janvier 2008, Comite Marc Chagall
, 35, quai de l'Horloge, 75001--Paris.
LONDON -- When British collector Martin Lang submitted one of his paintings to a French committee, he was hoping to find out if it was an authentic work by Marc Chagall
In a 1921 photograph of Marc Chagall
, he glances off-camera with his chin up and a cocky half-smile on his lips.
Painting Central Park features one hundred masterpieces from the past one hundred and fifty years of work from legendary figures in American art: Winslow Homer, George Bellows, Childe Hassam, and Marc Chagall
, among them.
Presented by the Theatre of Young Spectators of Shaul Tiktiner, the play concentrates on Marc Chagall
, a great artist of our time and one of the leaders of the international avant-garde of the 20th century.
In Marc Chagall
's version of the crucifixion, Jesus dies as a Jew with his head respectfully covered and a prayer shawl wrapped around his loins.
In the wake of the Russian Revolution, artist Marc Chagall
created an avant-garde art school that drew in abstract art pioneers like Kazimir Malevitch.
Although he is known for his naif works with strokes reminiscent of Russian-French modernist Marc Chagall
's expanses of swirly dark splashes, viewers will also be treated to Fermin's mastery of impressionism as he renders in watercolor some of Silay's ancestral houses.
"Le Christ au Village" by Marc Chagall
is a monotype, which is a unique work of art from 1966, a period of great creative inspiration for him.
For all his fame as a painter, Marc Chagall
is still underrated--and to general audiences largely unknown--as a writer of both prose and poetry.