Thursday, March 24, 2011

The Art Gallery: Marc Chagall

Marc Chagall (7/7/1887-3/28/1985) was called "the quintessential Jewish artist of the twentieth century" and "the world's preeminent Jewish artist".

He is also known for his stained glass art, creating massive works for Cathedrals in France, as well as large scale oil paintings including the ceiling of the Paris Opéra.

Here are some of his smaller paintings.

Circus Horse, 1964

The Lovers, 1913

The Painter to the Moon, 1917

Paris Through the Window, 1913

Above the Town, 1914

The Woman and the Roses, 1929

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