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 Marc (Moishe Shagal) Chagall  (1887 - 1985)

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Lived/Active: New York / France/Russian Federation      Known for: abstract village peasant theme paintings, public art

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BIOGRAPHY for Marc Chagall
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Birth
1887 (Vitebsk, Russia)
 
Death
1985 (St. Paul de Vence, France)

Lived/Active
New York / France/Russian Federation




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abstract village peasant theme paintings, public art

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Marc Chagall was a man of keen intelligence, a shrewd observer of the contemporary scene, with a great sympathy for human suffering.  He was born on July 7, 1887 in Vitebsk, Russia; his original name was Moishe Shagal (Segal), but when he became a foremost member of the Ecole de Paris, he adopted French citizenship and the French spelling of his name.  Vitebsk was a good-sized Russian town of over 60,000, not a shtetl.  His father supported a wife and eight children as a worker in (showing 500 of 40825 characters).



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