[ORIGINAL PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPH OF MARC CHAGALL].

[New York]. 4 July 1941. Original borderless gelatin silver print, 25.3 x 17.5 cm (10 x 6 7/8 inches). Small crease across upper left corner, with residue of matting tape at extreme tips, otherwise near fine. Item #WRCLIT59979

A fine portrait by Van Vechten of the artist, half-length, looking to his right in semi- profile. With Van Vechten's studio stamp on the verso, and with his manuscript subject identification, negative number and date in ink. Another image from the same session was collected in PORTRAITS (1978), and five others are present in the LC Van Vechten Portrait archive, but not this image. KELLNER G230.

Price: $1,250.00