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Marc Chagall

After its sale at auction was stopped by a public outcry, Marc Chagall's painting, "The Eiffel Tower," goes on display at the National Gallery of Canada on June 23. more

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A joint release from the National Gallery of Canada and Christie's on May 10, 2018 confirms that La Tour Eiffel by Marc Chagall will be released from sale by joint agreement. more

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With David’s "Saint Jerome" no longer at risk of leaving the country, the National Gallery’s board of trustees has concluded that it's no longer necessary to proceed with the sale of "The Eiffel Tower" on May 15. more

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CBC News and the Globe and Mail were reporting Thursday, and later confirmed by the National Gallery of Canada, that the gallery is reversing a controversial decision to sell a painting by Marc Chagall. more

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The fate of a 1779 painting by French artist Jacques-Louis David has evolved into a controversy pitting Quebec nationalism against the federally owned National Gallery of Canada. more

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The National Gallery of Canada quietly put one of its two Marc Chagall paintings up for auction in New York. The news has sparked a full-on national controversy. more

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The National Gallery of Canada’s interest in purchasing Jacques-Louis David’s Saint Jerome Hearing the Trumpet of the Last Judgment, and the upcoming sale of a work from the national collection by Marc Chagall, have generated a lively public debate. more

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The optics of the gallery’s end run around its Quebec counterparts are really bad. more

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