Description

    Fernand Léger (1881-1955)
    Untitled, 1931
    Pencil on paper
    11-3/4 x 8-3/4 inches (29.8 x 22.2 cm) (sheet)
    Initialed and dated lower right: FL 31

    PROVENANCE:
    Collection of Bernard and Rebecca Reis, New York;
    Collection of Barbara Poe Levee, Los Angeles, California, by descent;
    Private collection, Denver, Colorado, by descent.

    NOTE:
    This lot will be included in the forthcoming edition of Léger, Dessins et Gouaches compiled by J. Cassou, J. Leymarie, and G. Loudmer, published on the website www.legerdessinsetgouaches.com under no. 6-1062.


    Estimate: $7,000 - $9,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Sheet is hinged to the mount at the top corners verso; staining spots to corners from old hinging on the reverse; remnants of old hinges to verso; pinhole to lower center edge; framed under glass. Framed Dimensions 17.25 X 14.25 X 1 Inches

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2016
    11th Friday
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