Culture in France

War, revolution and Marc Chagall

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ADAGP, Paris 2013/Chagall/The State Tretyakov Gallery

The Russian-born painter Marc Chagall was almost 100 years old when he died in 1985. He lived through a period of revolution and two world wars and died in France. Paris’s Musée du Luxembourg has put together an exhibition focusing on the influence of these major world events on the artist’s work.