Tarble Arts Center- Permanent Collection

Moses With The Tablets of Law

Title

Moses With The Tablets of Law

Description

Abstracted depiction of Moses holding two tablets. Moses's face is shown in profile, holding the tablets in front of him. Moses is outlined in blue with a thin black outline, and the tablets are outlined in red with a thin black outline, and blue writing on the front of the tablets.

Creator

Chagall

Date Created

c. 1956

Date Accepted

1-10-2015

Contributor

Printed by Moulot in Paris and published in Teriade for Verve

Format

print, 14" x 10 1/4"

Medium

Lithograph

Identifier

2015.1.1

Artist Name- last

Chagall

Artist Name- first

Marc

Artist-origin

b. 1887 - d. 1985, Liozna (Russian Empire)

Provenance

Gift of Clay M. Dean in honor of Dr. William L. Perry, 11th president of EIU and his wife, Linda Perry.

Condition

very good

Physical Location

vault, flat file L

Files

Citation

Chagall, “Moses With The Tablets of Law,” Tarble Arts Center- Permanent Collection, accessed January 16, 2018, http://tarbleartscenter.org/items/show/1515.