The Promenade II, ca. 1922

  • Bauhaus, Weimar and Mueller, and Company, German
  • Marc Chagall, Russian, 1887-1985

Etching and drypoint printed in black ink on off-white laid paper

  • Plate: 6 7/8 × 5 1/2 inches (17.5 × 14 cm) Sheet: 9 5/8 × 8 5/8 inches (24.4 × 21.9 cm)

Bequest of Cleo K. Gruber in memory of Lester A. Gruber

F1985.45

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Drypoint
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Cityscape
  • Man
  • Woman
  • Drypoint
  • Etching
  • Potsdam

Signed, in pencil, lower right: Chagall

Cleo K. Gruber

1985-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Kornfeld, E. W. Verezeichnis der Kupferstiche Radierstiche Radierungen Und Holzschnitte von Marc Chagall, Band 1: Werke 1922-1966. Bern, 1970, no. 27, pp. 62-63 (ill.). Wingler, H.M. Die Mappenwerke, Neue Europaische Graphik. Mainz and Berlin, 1965, IV/4, p. 152 (pl. 51).

Marc Chagall, The Promenade II, ca. 1922, etching and drypoint printed in black ink on off-white laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Cleo K. Gruber in memory of Lester A. Gruber, F1985.45.