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Le Bouquet de Chagall ('Chagall's Bouquet')

15 June 2014 - 4 January 2015 , Vitromusée Romont

Le Bouquet de Chagall (‘Chagall’s Bouquet’)

15 June 2014 – 4 January 2015, Vitromusée Romont

Chagall gifted this panel to Simon Marq, the chief glazier of his workshop in Reims, while work was being carried out on the windows for the Catholic Church of St Stephen in Mainz in 1978. It was a thank you for the twenty-eight years that the two had collaborated.

The exhibition also presents recent acquisitions from earlier times, such as the pieces by the American Arts and Crafts artist Owen Bonawit (1891–1971) and the Swiss painter Alexandre Cingria (1879–1945), as well as panels by Renaissance artists such as Josias Murer (1564–1630) and Heinrich Ban (c.1515/20 – 1599), whose panel of Adam and Eva of 1541 , which was sold to the Vitromusée by this gallery in 2011.

The exhibition has been extended to 4 January 2015.