The Marc Chagall National Museum houses the masterly cycle of the Biblical Message and bears witness to the great diversity of Chagall's artistic practices. Paintings, drawings, prints, sculptures, ceramics, stained glass, tapestry, and mosaics constitute a unique body of work where technical virtuosity, colourful inventions and a universal message of peace are combined.

The Marc Chagall National Museum houses the masterly cycle of the Biblical Message and bears witness to the great diversity of Chagall's artistic practices. Paintings, drawings, prints, sculptures, ceramics, stained glass, tapestry, and mosaics constitute a unique body of work where technical virtuosity, colourful inventions and a universal message of peace are combined.

Programme

The story of Exodus, illustration de Marc Chagall, gouache préparatoire sur papier vélin pour la lithographie publiée aux éditions Léon Amiel, New York, 1966. Ouvrage édité en 285 exemplaires, tous signés au crayon par l’artiste. Nice, musée national Marc Chagall, donation Marc et Valentina Chagall (1972) © RMN-Grand Palais/Adrien Didierjean ©Adagp, Paris, 2022.
The story of Exodus, illustration de Marc Chagall, gouache préparatoire sur papier vélin pour la lithographie publiée aux éditions Léon Amiel, New York, 1966. Ouvrage édité en 285 exemplaires, tous signés au crayon par l’artiste. Nice, musée national Marc Chagall, donation Marc et Valentina Chagall (1972) © RMN-Grand Palais/Adrien Didierjean ©Adagp, Paris, 2022.
Léopold Sedar Senghor, Lettres d’hivernage, illustration de Marc Chagall, lithographie en couleur, éditions du Seuil, Paris 1973. Ouvrage édité en 180 exemplaires, signés par Senghor et Chagall. Nice, musée national Marc Chagall, donation Marc et Valentina Chagall (1972) © RMN-Grand Palais/François Fernandez © Adagp, Paris, 2022.
Léopold Sedar Senghor, Lettres d’hivernage, illustration de Marc Chagall, lithographie en couleur, éditions du Seuil, Paris 1973. Ouvrage édité en 180 exemplaires, signés par Senghor et Chagall. Nice, musée national Marc Chagall, donation Marc et Valentina Chagall (1972) © RMN-Grand Palais/François Fernandez © Adagp, Paris, 2022.
Vers de Théocrite et lithographie couleur de Marc Chagall, issu de l’ouvrage Sur La terre des dieux, A.C Mazo éditions, Paris, 1967. Ouvrage édité en 120 exemplaires. Nice, musée national Marc Chagall, donation Bella et Meret Meyer (2021) © RMN-Grand Palais/Adrien Didierjean ©Adagp, Paris, 2022.
Vers de Théocrite et lithographie couleur de Marc Chagall, issu de l’ouvrage Sur La terre des dieux, A.C Mazo éditions, Paris, 1967. Ouvrage édité en 120 exemplaires. Nice, musée national Marc Chagall, donation Bella et Meret Meyer (2021) © RMN-Grand Palais/Adrien Didierjean ©Adagp, Paris, 2022.

Chagall en éditions limitées : les livres illustrés

The exhibition traces Chagall’s passion for book creation and his inventions to combine text and image. He indeed produced more than 114 works.

Access

Musée National Marc Chagall
Avenue Docteur Ménard
06000 Nice
+33 (0)4 93 53 87 20
musee-chagall.fr

Every day except on Tuesdays: 10am - 6pm.

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PLACES TO DISCOVER

Castle Hill Park : climbing the hill of the Castle to enjoy a royal view of the Baie des Anges, a fresh and timeless walk near the beautiful neo-classical cemetery.

PLACES TO DRINK

• Place du Pin : the inhabitants of Nice call it their “Petit Marais”. Located in the Vieux-Nice.
Le Negresco : an iconic place with a hotel, two restaurants and a bar.

On the roofs of Nice

All the great beachfront hotels have their rooftop. Ideal for a cocktail, a lunch or a coffee.

PLACES TO STAY

Le Windsor, Jungle Art Hotel : a charming hotel with bedrooms decorated with contemporary artworks. A beautiful garden to enjoy your breakfast or your cocktails…
Hôtel Amour : le dernier né de la famille Amour : 38 bedrooms, a restaurant, a swimming pool on the roof, a tree-filled patio, collected objects and furniture.

PLACES TO EAT

Le Plongeoir : a beachfront Mediterranean gourmet restaurant in a chic setting.
Bocca : the new food and lifestyle experience in Nice: a sharing restaurant, a luxuriant rooftop and a cheerful atmosphere.
Le Lavomatique : a bistronomic cuisine, delicious food to share in the old town.
Le Local : a preserved address in the harbour district, high-quality Italian products and cuisine at an affordable price, elegant service.
La Buvette du musée Chagall : fast food, a pleasant and bucolic break in the heard of Nice!
Garden of the Chagall Museum, open to all during the Museum’s opening hours.
Socca du Cours Saleya : a "Nissarde" cuisine as we like it, to go!

On the beach in Nice

Castel Plage : bistronomic cuisine, sunshades and deckchairs.
Le Galet : lounge bar, spa and deckchairs, facing the Albert Ier gardens.