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    Robert Doisneau (French, 1912-1994)
    Fernand Léger in His Studio, circa 1954
    Gelatin silver print, printed later
    7 x 9-3/8 inches (17.8 x 23.8 cm) (image/sheet)
    Photographer's stamp, verso.

    LITERATURE:
    R. Doisneau, Un certain, Che^ne, 1986, p. 104;
    B. Ollier, Robert Doisneau, Editions Hazan, 2013, p. 267.

    The present work is a crop of the more common version of this image, where the full length of the painting and the artist's studio floor can be seen.


    More information about Robert Doisneau, also known as Doisneau, Robert, .

    Condition Report*: Overall good condition. Scattered hairline scratches, crazing, and pinpoint indentations visible under raking light. A very few pinpoint losses to the emulsion layer. Slight variation in surface texture visible at extreme edges; not visible when mat is closed. Bumped corners with some minor associated chipping to edges, not visible when mat is closed. Sheet is cornered to board. Window mat measures 16 by 20 inches. Not framed.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2021
    8th Friday
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