Marc Chagall / The Crow Wanting to Imitate the Eagle / 1927-1930, printed before 1952Marc Chagall
The Crow Wanting to Imitate the Eagle
1927-1930, printed before 1952

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Creator Name: Chagall, Marc
Creator Nationality: European; Eastern European; Russian
Biography: Russian, 1887-1985
Gender: M
Creator Birth Place: Russia: Vitebsk
Creator Death Place: France: Saint-Paul-de-Vence
Creator Name-CRT: Marc Chagall
Title: The Crow Wanting to Imitate the Eagle
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Creation Start Date: 1927
Creation End Date: 1930
Creation Date: 1927-1930, printed before 1952
Object Type: Prints
Materials and Techniques: etching on wove paper (watermark: "BFK RIVES")
Dimensions: 39 x 29.9 cm
AMICA Contributor: National Gallery of Canada
Owner Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
ID Number: 30178.25
Credit Line: Gift of FĂ©lix Quinet, Ottawa, 1988, in memory of Joseph and Marguerite Liverant
Copyright: ? Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
AMICA ID: NGC_.30178.25
Component Measured: object
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 39
Measurement Unit: cm
Measurement Dimension: width
Measurement Value: 29.9
AMICA Library Year: 2001
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright National Gallery of Canada

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