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printed on card: Mrs. Evelyn Stefansson / and Mr. John Ulric Nef / announce their marriage / on Tuesday, the twenty-first of April / Nineteen hundred and sixty-four / Washington, District of Columbia; inscribed by the artist along the bottom in brown ink: Vend. 1964 Felicitations / et voeux de nous / Marc / Vava Chagall


Given by the artist to John U. and Evelyn Steffansson Nef, Washington, D.C., 1964; bequest to NGA, 2010.

Stefansson Nef, Evelyn. Finding My Way: The Autobiography of an Optimist. Washington, DC: The Francis Press, 2002: 233.
Baer, Susan. "The Chagall in the Garden". Washingtonian January 12, 2011 (accessed online: