Marc Chagall A P ersonal J ourney in Art. (1887 – 1985) Painter, Stained Glass Artist , Muralist. Early Life. Marc Chagall was born as Moishe Shagal , near Vitebsk, in Belarus (Russia) in 1887. He was the oldest of nine children in an orthodox J ewish family.
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(1887 – 1985)
Painter, Stained Glass Artist, Muralist
Bella with white collar (1917)
Midsummer Night’s Dream (1939)
Wheatfield on a Summers Afternoon(1942)
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Three Candles (1938-40)
Cow with Parasol (1946) started confiscating works of modern art from German museums.
La Mariee (1950)
The Concert (1957) started confiscating works of modern art from German museums.
Paris Opera House ceiling (1963)
“Peace” created for the United Nations (1964)
Chagall also liked to create huge mosaic murals. glass was appealing to him because of his love of intense In 1974, he created “the Four Seasons”, a gift to the city of Chicago.
The Four Seasons (east) glass was appealing to him because of his love of intense
The Four Seasons (west)
The mural is 70 feet long and 14 feet high. You can see it today if you visit First National Plaza at Dearborn and Monroe Streets in Chicago.
His was a personal journey through art that depicted his cultural identity and images of Jewish life in Russia, even though his town and nearly all the people were destroyed.