Marc Chagall - Homage to Apollinaire, 1910. However, his fantasy-based work irked the conservative authorities so he left for Moscow to design for the new Jewish Theatre. Please call 1-800-555-5555 to order a print catalog for this sale. The circle, which is divided into smaller fragments, shows a diagonal division. Peindre est sa vie. Le reste est gesticulation. ÉTUDE POUR HOMMAGE À APOLLINAIRE OU ADAM ET ÈVE. In 1917 he returned to his native Vitebsk where he was made Director and Commissar of Fine Art. The painting indicates two sides of the artist – formally demonstrating his understanding of contemporaneous avant-garde impulses, while symbolically referencing his Hasidic heritage. The two central figures (the female holding an apple) are taken from studies for Adam and Eve. Chagall : de la poésie à la peinture. : Paris, Maeght, 1950, in-feuille sous couverture illustrée, (38 x 28 cm). The ambitious amalgation of Cubism and Orphism informed by the artist's singular imagination mark this subject as one of the most significant from Chagall's oeuvre. cit., p. 154). Otherwise fine, work is in very good condition.In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. So wrote France’s most acclaimed war poet, Guillaume Apollinaire in this 1915 poem after returning from the 1st World War. 102 Boulevard du Montparnasse 6th arrondissement Metro: Vavin. Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven), placed him in the forefront of this group by acknowledging his friendship with its leaders. To participate in this sale please call the Bids Department. (24.8 x 20 cm.) Online Registration to Bid is Closed for this Sale. Born in 1887 in Vitebsk in Belarus, Chagall is arguably one of the greatest painters of the Twentieth Century. sale registration is closed because the sale is starting within 24 hours. La Coupole. See more ideas about marc chagall, chagall, chagall paintings. (M. Chagall, Ma Vie, Paris, 1957, pp. In June 1914 Chagall unveiled in an exhibition at the Der Sturm gallery in Berlin, a painting that celebrated his emigration from Russia to Paris and his successful immersion in the European avant-garde. A circular stairwell; a dozen doors with numbers on them. In these pictures Chagall was already essentially the artist he would continue to be for the next 60 years. Apollinaire was a French poet, playwright, short story writer, novelist, and art critic born in Italy to a Polish mother. Guillaume Apollinaire was a poet and the acknowledged impresario of the Parisian avante-garde. In Homage to Apollinaire, also executed around this time, the dual nature of being is thrown into relief by the essential visual unity of the work. This subject reinforces the Biblical source of the imagery on both sides of the sheet. gouache, watercolor, pen and blue ink on paper All successful registrations for this sale will show under the ‘Auctions’ section of ‘MyAccount’. He blushes, smiles and murmurs: 'Supernatural!...' Artist's pinholes at corners of sheet. Immortalized in a seminal portrait by Picasso, Apollinaire was a vital proponent of the avant-garde (see fig. This last element clearly refers to Chagall's rail trip from his native Russia to his adopted home in Paris, yet the emigrant status also applied to Apollinaire, who was born in Italy and had not yet become a French citizen. Nov 15, 2018 - Explore Gallery's board "Marc Chagall Paintings", followed by 11413 people on Pinterest. The disk inscribed with numerals suggests the rapid passage of time, and the diagonal lines connecting the words "Paris" and "Russie" link disparate locations. This watercolor, which was unknown to art historians until its 1984 exhibition in the Centre Pompidou, is the most complete extant study for the painting. Painted in 1912. click here to register for BIDnow. Get this from a library! Marc Chagall, 1911-12, Hommage à Apollinaire, or Adam et Ève (study), gouache, watercolor, ink wash, pen and ink and collage on paper, 21 x 17.5 cm.jpg == Summary == {{Information | Description = Marc Chagall, 1911-12, ''Hommage à Apollina... You cannot overwrite this file. (10 x 8 in.) But I want to do something else What else? He also published an artistic manifesto, L'Esprit nouveau et les poètes. It can be seen as a symbolic representation of the Creation Story, the dial being the Clock of Eternity... Chagall links his admiration for Cubism and Orphism with the Jewish mysticism embodied in Hasidism and the Cabbala" (Jacob Baal-Teshuva, Marc Chagall, 1887-1985, Cologne, 1998, p. 47). 1 Marc Chagall, Homage à Apollinaire, 1911-12, oil on canvas, Stedelijk Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven, Fig. A few soft creases at extreme lower right corner and in collaged gold paper at upper right. Sheet is very slightly undulating throughout. In Ma Vie, Chagall recounted the poet's first visit to his studio and the creative interchange it sparked: Chagall was born in Vitebsk, Russia in 1887. Study for Hommage Apollinaire (recto); Study for Golgotha (verso) PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE AMERICAN COLLECTION, Private Collection, LondonMrs. Apollinaire enters cautiously as if he fears the whole building might crumble and drag him down to the ruins...Apollinaire takes a seat. Dec 1, 2012 - Born in Belarus in 1887, Marc Chagall was a French painter, printmaker and designer associated with several major artistic styles, synthesizing elements of Cubism, Symbolism and Fauvism. Marc Chagall French On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 905 Fairy-tale details of a Russian town can be seen through the window of Chagall's imaginary scene of his room in Vitebsk, painted in Paris. Artist: Marc Chagall (French/Russian, 1887–1985) Title: Homage to Apollinaire Medium: print Size: 25.4 x 20.32 cm. Ricciotto Canudo was the editor of the leading cultural magazine Montjoie! Paris, Centre Georges Pompidou; Rome, Musei Capitoloni; Hanover, Kestner-Gesellschaft; and Chicago, The Art Institute. Marc Chagall was born July 7, 1887, in Vitebsk, Belarus. Executed on cream wove paper, affixed to paper mount at all four corners on verso. Chagall and Apollinaire were regulars in this café, as were Picasso, Jean-Paul Sartre and de Beauvoir. Its title Hommage Apollinaire, Walden, Cendrars, Canudo (coll. [Marc Chagall; Michel-Edouard Leclerc; Fonds Hélène & Édouard Leclerc pour la culture,; Capucins (Landerneau, France),] -- ""Peindre. Que peint-il ? Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Museum of Modern Art, New York), which is inscribed by Chagall, "Landscape of blood and death." In 1910, he moved to Paris, where he associated with Guillaume Apollinaire and Robert Delaunay and encountered Fauvism and Cubism. Dédicace à Apollinaire – Marc Chagall En 1910, Chagall s’installe à Paris. 21 by 17.5 cm Executed circa 1911-12. The artist dedicates this work to Guillaume Apollinaire, the poet and Cubism enthusiast whom he met in 1911. Using new family documents, drawing from the infinite richness of its paintings, drawings, engravings, and monumental works, this film invites one to … It's a wish that's as appropriate a sentiment today in these deeply uncertain times as it was then... and not just with would-be hang-gliders Autumnal Equinox by ioannis_papachristos 31 25 Marc Chagall, For Apollinaire, 1912 Fig. The top left part consists above all of warm bright colours such as red, gold and green; the part in the bottom right consists of cool colours, silver, dark blue and black. Marc Zakharovich Chagall, sünninimega Мовша Хацкелевич Шагал Movša Hatskelevitš Šagal (7. juuli 1887 – 28. märts 1985), oli juudi rahvusest Valgevenes Loznas sündinud Vene-Prantsuse kunstnik. Poèmes de Guillaume Apollinaire "Rotsoge" et de Blaise Cendrars "Atelier". Chagall oli fovismi ja kubismi mõjutustega modernistlik kunstnik. 159-161). View The Image Gallery Derrière le miroir N°27-28. Hommage à Apollinaire, or Adam et Ève Marc Chagall, Hommage à Apollinaire, or Adam et Ève (study), 1911-12. close. Apollinaire was immediately taken with Chagall's "supernatural" world, as he called it, and the two became close friends. Paris, Centre Georges Pompidou, Marc Chagall: Oeuvres sur Papier, 1984, no. Étude pour hommage À apollinaire ou adam et Ève Signed Chagall (lower right) Gouache, watercolor, ink wash, pen and ink and collage on paper 8 1/4 by 6 7/8 in. Media in category "Paintings by Marc Chagall" The following 24 files are in this category, out of 24 total. Marc Chagall (1887-1985) 9 x 8 in. God drew Eve from the flank of Adam, thus creating the two sexes. 10:00:00 AM ET Ending Time: Thu, December 10, 2020 10:04:53 PM ET ... land for Paris and soon befriended such revolutionaries as Braque, Picasso, Delaunay, Soffici, Modigliani, and the poet Apollinaire. From 1907 to 1910, he studied in Saint Petersburg, at the Imperial Society for the Protection of the Arts and later with Léon Bakst. Marc Chagall, 1911, A la Russie, aux ânes et aux autres (To Russia, Asses and Others), oil on canvas, 157 x 122 cm, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Pompidou.jpg 1,957 × 2,499; 1.89 MB Selon les historiens et biographes de l’artiste, c’est la meilleure période de créativité de sa carrière. Et quand je dis sa vie entendez bien. Apollinaire was close friends with such notables as Pablo Picasso, Andre Breton, Marcel Duchamp, Ossip Zadkine, Marc Chagall and Henri Rousseau. In 1910, he moved to Paris, where he associated with Guillaume Apollinaire and Robert Delaunay and encountered Fauvism and Cubism. Textes de Jean Wahl " Chagall Marc " et de Lionello Venturi "Chagall et les âmes mortes". One work in particular, I and the Village (1911), pre-dated Surrealism as an artistic expression of psychic reality. Saved by Stefan Gorący We cross the dark hallway where water drips endlessly and piles of garbage are lying about. Le tableau “Dédicace à Apollinaire”, créé à cette époque, est probablement l’œuvre la plus mystérieuse du maître. Would you like to watch the live sale only or also participate in bidding? 26 Marc Chagall, Dedicated to my Fiancée, 1911 ... catalog for the 2011 Chagall exhibition, Chagall et l’Avant-Garde Russe (207). Guillaume Apollinaire (French: [ɡijom apɔlinɛʁ]; 26 August 1880 – 9 November 1918) was a French poet, playwright, short story writer, novelist, and art critic of Polish-Belarusian descent. Marc Chagall (1887-1985) Study for Hommage Apollinaire (recto); Study for Golgotha (verso) signed and dated 'Marc Chagall 1912' (lower right; recto); inscribed in Russian 'Landscape of blood and death' (verso) gouache, watercolor, pen and blue ink on paper 9 … No work better illustrates Chagall’s relationship with Paris than Homage to Apollinaire (Hommage à Apollinaire, 1913), stemming from the painter’s admiration for Guillaume Apollinaire. (10 x 8 in.) The present work relates to a monumental and groundbreaking work from Chagall's first Paris period, Homage à Apollinaire, 1911-12 (see fig. A ses c\u00F4t\u00E9s, on croise, entre autres, Picasso, Tzara et Cendrars, Ernst, Duchamp, Larionov, Breton, \u00C9luard, Chagall et Delaunay, Cocteau, des engag\u00E9s volontaires et des embusqu\u00E9s, des anonymes qui ont partag\u00E9 son quotidien dans les tranch\u00E9es ou sur le front domestique. Fig. "I don't dare show my paintings to Apollinaire. 2 lithographies originales en couleurs dont 1 en double page. 2ème édition / 2nd Edition. Before it opened, thirty artists were asked to help with the décor, including Chagall who created a column painting. I know, you're the inspirer of cubism. Chagall is known for his colorful and illustrative paintings. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE. Gouache, watercolor, ink wash, pen and ink and collage on paper. Franz Meyer writes of this work and another preparatory gouache, "The curious central motif of Homage à Apollinaire - a couple fused up to the hips in a single body and separated only from there up - first appears in two small gouaches. The Bible story of the creation of Eve may offer a clue to its interpretation. Description: * Sale: * Estimate: * Price: * Provenance: * Price Database * Subscribe now to view details for this work, and gain access to over 10 million auction results. After settling briefly in the Montparnasse neighborhood, Chagall moved further afield to an artist colony known as La Ruche (“The Beehive”), where he began to work side by side with abstract painters such as Amedeo Modigliani and Fernand Léger as well as the avant-garde poet Guillaume Apollinaire. The next day I receive a letter, a poem dedicated to me." Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) ... mischievous painter and his quixotic life emerges through interviews of the many personalities from the art world which Chagall inhabited: Apollinaire, Bonnard, Matisse, Picasso, Mayakovski and Malraux. Guillaume Apollinaire (French: [ɡijom apɔlinɛʁ]; 26 August 1880 – 9 November 1918) was a French poet, playwright, short story writer, novelist, and art critic of Polish descent.. Apollinaire is considered one of the foremost poets of the early 20th century, as well as one of the most impassioned defenders of Cubism and a forefather of Surrealism. The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by the Comité Chagall. In the current study, Chagall incorporates collage into the cubistic space - a deeply semiotic gesture that parallels the contemporaneous works of Picasso and Braque. Interested in bidding online for this sale? A photo-certificate from the Comit Chagall dated St. Paul, 8 April 1993 accompanies this watercolor. Chagall drew on his Belorussian folk roots throughout his career, and Hommage à Apollinaire is no exception. After studying in St Petersburg he went to Paris where he befriended the avant-garde circle of artists. Among the foremost poets of the early 20th century, he is credited with coining the word Surrealism and writing one of the earliest works described as surrealist, the play The Breasts of Tiresias (1917, used as the basis for a 1947 opera). 1). Jacob Baal-Teshuva writes of the final version of this work, "In this strongly cubist painting, Chagall has developed his own ideas for structural organisation of the canvas. It depicts the painting's central motif -- a hermaphrodite (based on the biblical account of Adam and Eve) with clear references to the chronology and geography of the twentieth century. Marc Chagall Apollinaire, Guillaume (1880-1918) was a French poet and art critic of Polish origin, and a prominent member of the artistic community at Montparnasse. Homage to Apollinaire, 1910. On the reverse of this watercolor is a study for the painting Golgotha, 1912 (coll. 2 Pablo Picasso, Portrait d'Apollinaire, 1912, pencil and ink wash on paper, Private Collection, Paris. ; Blaise Cendrars was an accomplished poet; Herwath Walden the director of Der Sturm gallery that introduced vanguard French art to Berlin. "The Cemetery Gates", Marc Chagall (1917) Musée d'art et d'histoire du Judaïsme.jpg 1,452 × 1,824; 1.46 MB La correspondance de guerre de l\'\u00E9crivain, ses \u00E9crits divers ne sont … Later published as A travers L'Europe in Calligrammes (Paris, 1918), the poem is filled with soaring figures and fantastic transformations drawn from Chagall's imagery. Representative works are Self-Portrait with Seven Fingers (1912), I and the Village (1911), Hommage à Apollinaire (1911–12), Calvary (1912), The Fiddler (1912), and Paris Through the Window (1913). 2). Known today more simply as Hommage Apollinaire, this painting was especially intended to acknowledge Chagall's debt to Apollinaire, who had introduced him to the other honorees. Chagall, à la Russie aux ânes et aux autres (2003 TV Movie) Plot. It's embarassing. Watch live auctions, manage your account, sign up for updates, share your favourites, create wishlists and more. With the outbreak of WWI, Chagall and wife Bella returned to Russia, and enjoyed a warm welcome. While probably embodying certain mystical ideas, the hermaphroditic figure may recall the ambivalent sexuality of many characters in Apollinaire's verse and, more obviously, the union of individuals in a bond of friendship to which the title alludes. Un homme a passé sa vie à peindre. From 1907 to 1910, he studied in Saint Petersburg, at the Imperial Society for the Protection of the Arts and later with Léon Bakst. Although not open until 1927 this brasserie has paintings by Chagall and Brancusi. In literary terms, Apollinaire is probably best known for his essays on art, including Les peintres cubists, meditations aesthetiques (The Cubist Painters, Aesthetic Meditations, 1913). signed and dated 'Marc Chagall 1912' (lower right; recto); inscribed in Russian 'Landscape of blood and death' (verso) Donald Ogden Stewart, London (by 1964)Harcourts Gallery, San FranciscoWilkey Fine Arts, New York. Fig. Thus, Chagall linked the Biblical motif of the division of the sexes with the Fall of Man" (Franz Meyer, op. In 'Homage to Apollinaire', the Russian artist Marc Chagall has painted a large circular shape on an almost square canvas. I open mine. A multitude of meanings can be read into this amazing work. I have found their discussions and chronologies convincing. Would you like to watch the live sale? This dual-natured being stands under the Tree of Knowledge with apples in its hands; nearby, the serpent rears its head. The lovers represent the artist with his fiancée, Bella Rosenfeld. Marc CHAGALL. Marc Chagall was born July 7, 1887, in Vitebsk, Belarus. Marc Chagall; Homage to Apollinaire; 25.4 x 20.32 cm. 31, illustrated in the catalogue p. 70New York, The Jewish Museum, Chagall and the Bible, 1987, n.n.Norfolk, Virginia, The Chrysler Museum, Proud Possessions: A Community Collects, 1992, n.n.